FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Eastern Redbud
Cercis canadensis
The eastern redbud is one of our most beautiful native ornamental small trees. The pea-like pink flowers appear before the leaves or just as they are unfolding. It is one of the first trees to flower in early spring. It is also known as "Judas-tree."

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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