|Grid reference||ST 18524 79169|
|Common name||Judas tree|
|Common name||Love tree|
|Status||Glamorgan Champion 2015|
|Height||7M May 2015|
|Girth||83cm @ 0.5M|
This tree is on the west of the brook. It is 26 metres south of the first bridge below the Promenade, on the west side of the path.
General tree description
Cercis siliquastrum is a small tree that can reach heights of up to 12 metres. The leaves are broadly heart-shaped and up to 10cm in width. They come shortly after the flowers start to appear. These are in clusters, rosy-pink and pea-shaped. The fruits appear in July. They are purplish long flat pods, 12cm in length, that hang vertically.