Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis

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  • Eastern Redbud | Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis) in Shenandoah National Park.  Photo: NPS
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Basic Information

Other names

Redbud

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Leaf Color

Green

Leaf Arrangement

Alternate

Leaf Complexity

Simple

Leaf Shape

Cordate

Blooming Season

Spring

Bloom Color

Pink

Attracts

Birds

Can I eat Eastern Redbud?

Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis) flowers and flower buds are edible, but have a slightly bitter taste.

Eastern Redbud Distribution



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