Name: Chinese Redbud Tree Seeds Scientific Name: Cercis Chinensis Hardiness zone: 6 through 9 plant height: 8-17 feet light requirements: full sun to part shade soil & water preferences: well-drained soils.
1. Scarification: Soak in hot water for 25mins 2. stratification: Cold stratification for 30 days by using a moist paper towel and ziplock bag and storing seeds in the refrigerator. Check every two weeks to make sure seeds are moist and that seeds are not molding. if there is a sign of mold, seeds should be soaked in 3:2 parts of water: bleach then rinsed with clean water and put back into cold stratification. 3. germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, pack/tamp the soil