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Eastern Redbud

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Eastern Redbud - Cercis canadensis flower Eastern Redbud - Cercis canadensis in nature
Scientific Name Cercis canadensis
Common Name eastern redbud
Wetland Status FACU: Facultative Upland – Usually occur in nonwetlands (estimated probability 67%-99%), but occasionally found in wetlands (estimated probability 1%-33%)
Water Requirements Dry
Light Part Shade
Layer  Understory
Flower Color Pink/Lavender
Bloom Period April/May
Comments Purple flowers – forest edge species

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