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Cercis canadensis



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Cercis canadensis
Eastern redbud

Often superimposed, the dark purplish red buds are 1/8 to 3/16" long, narrow ovate to slightly obovate and imbricate. The flower buds are larger, 3/16 to 1/4" long, more rounded, and appear clustered at nodes, sometimes even clustered on the trunk itself.

 
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