Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Cercis canadensis, 5, Redbud, Howard County, Md,

Detailed Description

Redbud leaves, Cercis canadensis, fresh spring leaves at their births, at the end of the cycle, no leaf is untouched by another organisim, be it insect, arthropod, virus, fungus, or bacteria and eventually drops. A particularly lovely member of the pea family. Pictures and photos by Helen Lowe Metzman from Howard County, Maryland.


Public Domain.