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Any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Cercis of the pea family, having pinkish flowers that bloom before the leaves appear. Also called Judas tree.


(Plants) an American leguminous tree, Cercis canadensis, that has heart-shaped leaves and small budlike pink flowers. Also called: American Judas tree



any American tree of the genus Cercis, of the legume family, having small, budlike, pink flowers.
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Noun1.redbud - small shrubby tree of eastern North America similar to the Judas tree having usually pink flowersredbud - small shrubby tree of eastern North America similar to the Judas tree having usually pink flowers; found in damp sheltered underwood
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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Winter for movie nights with a roaring fire going and Christmas; spring because Virginia is the most gorgeous place on the planet when everything is green again (and you've got 10 different shades of it) and the Dogwood and Redbud are out; summer because I can swim every day and lay out on the sand at the Outer Banks watching my son, Dylan, surf; and fall because it's crisp and there's this great sense of anticipation in the air (plus my kids totally dig making the Party City run and decorating the house for Halloween).
8221; Redbud Gallery, Houston, hosted a long term solo show of the original formal series, with works being placed in several collections, including that of Peter and Anne Brown.
For height, texture, and color, landscape architect Stefan Thuilot added Eastern redbud, variegated Japanese silver grass, strawberry tree, and a pink-flowering New Zealand tea tree.
At the age of just 27, the Northop College student formed Redbud Landscapes Ltd, which is proving to be hugely successful a year after launch.
On the eve of the wedding, the groom's parents hosted a rehearsal dinner in honor of the bride and groom at Redbud Springs Golf and Country Club.
The redbud followed us into starless cities & shook us out like dusty rags in a dizzy breeze.
What a palette for loss: forsythia, redbud, some kind of apple I
But with the full $126,000 repair bill already collected, the town hoped to put the balance, if any, into nearby Redbud Drive.
A picturesque mingling of color and texture - boulders, golden decomposed granite and light green and dark brown crushed rock with drought-thriving plants, such as agave, redbud tree and kangaroo paws - are what the Thousand Oaks homeowner and her landscaping/design team of Anthony Marshall and Mark Matthews decided to go for.
1) Pink Louisville Slugger bat (for Coach Gasso) donated by Eileen Grubbs (6) Free oil changes from Norman auto dealers (1) Large frilly gift basket from The Candybasket (1) Flower arrangement from Redbud Florist (2) Pair of tickets to Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (4) Free entree's for Cheddars' Restaurant (2) Pair of tickets to Fred Jones Jr.
The redbud variety Hearts of Gold is an exquisitely showy ornamental tree.
barely surviving redbud did not perturb me; neither