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Cercis canadensis L.
EASTERN REDBUD
Eastern red bud; Cercis occidentalis

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Cercis canadensis, Eastern Redbud, flowers
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Cercis canadensis, Eastern Redbud, flowers

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Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant
Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant

Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Cercis canadensis, fruit - as borne on the plant
Cercis canadensis, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Cercis canadensis, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Cercis canadensis, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Cercis canadensis, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general
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Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general

Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general
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Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general
Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general
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Cercis canadensis, whole tree or vine - general

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Amphisphaeriaceae  Discosia artocreas @ BPI (4)

Pestalotia adusta @ BPI (1)
Andrenidae  Andrena dunningi @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Dysaphis ( @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Apidae  Bombus bimaculatus @ EMEC (1)

Bombus griseocollis @ EMEC (1)

Eucera belfragii @ BBSL (1)

Nomada dentariae @ BBSL (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Botryosphaeria ribis @ BPI (18)

Diplodia cercidis @ BPI (4)

Diplodia siliquastri @ BPI (1)

Macrophoma cercis @ BPI (1)

Phyllosticta cercidicola @ BPI (7)

Sphaeropsis cercidis @ BPI (1)

Sphaeropsis @ BPI (1)
Candelariaceae  Candelaria concolor @ GAL (2)
Cicadellidae  Alebra aurea @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Alebra floridae @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Dikrella ( @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Empoasca fabae @ III (1)

Empoasca recurvata @ III (1)

Erasmoneura atra @ III (2)

Erasmoneura nigra @ III (2)

Erasmoneura vulnerata @ III (14)

Eratoneura abjecta @ III (1)

Eratoneura acantha @ III (5)

Eratoneura adunca @ III (3)

Eratoneura affinis @ III (7)

Eratoneura ardens @ III (4)

Eratoneura arta @ III (3)

Eratoneura ballista @ III (1)

Eratoneura basilaris @ III (14)

Eratoneura bigemina @ III (18)

Eratoneura bispinosa @ III (6)

Eratoneura brooki @ III (1)

Eratoneura calamitosa @ III (1)

Eratoneura campora @ III (15)

Eratoneura carmini @ III (3)

Eratoneura certa @ III (2)

Eratoneura clara @ III (14)

Eratoneura concisa @ III (2)

Eratoneura contracta @ III (3)

Eratoneura curta @ III (1)

Eratoneura curvata @ III (1)

Eratoneura dira @ III (2)

Eratoneura dumosa @ III (2)

Eratoneura era @ III (1); AMNH_IZC (1)

Eratoneura forfex @ III (1)

Eratoneura fulleri @ III (1)

Eratoneura gemina @ III (1)

Eratoneura gilesi @ III (3)

Eratoneura guicei @ III (1)

Eratoneura haysensis @ III (2)

Eratoneura hymac @ III (3)

Eratoneura immota @ III (1)

Eratoneura impar @ III (2)

Eratoneura incondita @ III (1)

Eratoneura interna @ III (2)

Eratoneura knighti @ III (3)

Eratoneura lata @ III (1)

Eratoneura lawsoni @ AMNH_IZC (1); III (6)

Eratoneura lenta @ III (1); AMNH_IZC (1)

Eratoneura longa @ III (2)

Eratoneura maga @ III (2)

Eratoneura manus @ III (1)

Eratoneura marilandicae @ III (1)

Eratoneura mensa @ III (1)

Eratoneura millsi @ III (1)

Eratoneura mira @ III (1)

Eratoneura mirifica @ III (1)

Eratoneura morgani @ III (2)

Eratoneura osborni @ III (1)

Eratoneura parva @ III (1)

Eratoneura penesica @ III (1)

Eratoneura prolixa @ III (2)

Eratoneura propria @ III (1)

Eratoneura pyra @ III (3)

Eratoneura restricta @ III (4)

Eratoneura rotunda @ III (4)

Eratoneura socia @ III (1)

Eratoneura sorota @ III (1)

Eratoneura stoveri @ III (3)

Eratoneura teres @ III (1)

Eratoneura tersa @ III (1)

Eratoneura torella @ III (3)

Eratoneura triangulata @ III (2)

Eratoneura turgida @ III (1)

Eratoneura unica @ III (1)

Eratoneura usitata @ III (3)

Erythridula angularis @ III (1)

Erythridula bicornis @ III (1)

Erythridula brundusa @ III (1)

Erythridula clavata @ III (1)

Erythridula cruciformis @ III (2)

Erythridula electa @ III (1)

Erythridula falcata @ III (1)

Erythridula fulvocephala @ III (3)

Erythridula gleditsia @ III (1)

Erythridula hamata @ III (1)

Erythridula harpax @ III (2)

Erythridula idonea @ III (1)

Erythridula infinita @ III (1)

Erythridula kanza @ III (2)

Erythridula lloydi @ III (1)

Erythridula magnacalx @ III (1)

Erythridula noeva @ III (2)

Erythridula obliqua @ III (2)

Erythridula plena @ III (3)

Erythridula quadrata @ III (2)

Erythridula rubroscuta @ III (2)

Erythridula rufostigmosa @ III (1)

Erythridula scissa @ III (1)

Erythridula spearca @ III (1)

Erythridula stolata @ III (1)

Erythridula tenuispica @ III (3)

Erythridula ulmalatae @ III (1)

Erythridula ulmosa @ III (2)

Erythridula volucris @ III (1)

Erythridula whitti @ III (1)

Erythroneura aclys @ III (38)

Erythroneura aza @ III (1)

Erythroneura beameri @ III (5)

Erythroneura bistrata @ III (35)

Erythroneura calycula @ III (4)

Erythroneura cancellata @ III (5)

Erythroneura comes @ III (8)

Erythroneura corni @ III (2)

Erythroneura cymbium @ III (4)

Erythroneura delicata @ III (1)

Erythroneura diva @ III (3)

Erythroneura elegans @ III (3)

Erythroneura festiva @ III (3)

Erythroneura fraxa @ III (9); AMNH_IZC (1)

Erythroneura integra @ III (3)

Erythroneura kanwakae @ III (1)

Erythroneura nudata @ III (6)

Erythroneura octonotata @ III (8)

Erythroneura omaska @ III (1)

Erythroneura ontari @ III (1)

Erythroneura ortha @ III (4)

Erythroneura pontifex @ III (1)

Erythroneura prosata @ III (1)

Erythroneura rubra @ III (2)

Erythroneura rubrella @ III (1)

Erythroneura tricincta @ III (1)

Erythroneura vaga @ III (2)

Erythroneura vagabunda @ III (1)

Erythroneura vitifex @ III (2)

Erythroneura vitis @ III (9)

Erythroneura ziczac @ III (2)

Hymetta anthisma @ III (1)

Hymetta balteata @ III (5)

Hymetta kansasensis @ III (5)

Hymetta trifasciata @ III (5)

Oncopsis verticus @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Cicadidae  Tibicen chloromera @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Colletidae  Colletes inaequalis @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Cryphonectriaceae  Endothia viridistroma @ BPI (2)
Davidiellaceae  Cladosporium @ BPI (3)
Derbidae  Anotia @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Dermateaceae  Chlorosplenium versiforme @ BPI (1)

Discohainesia oenotherae @ 656078B (1); BPI (1); 656078A (1)

Gloeosporidiella cercidis @ BPI (1)

Gloeosporium cercidis @ BPI (2)
Diaspididae  Diaspidiotus juglansregiae @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Diatrypaceae  Diatrype tumida @ BPI (1)

Diatrype @ BPI (1)
Flatidae  Ormenoides venusta @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Halictidae  Halictus rubicundus @ CUIC_ENT (3)
Hyponectriaceae  Physalospora malorum @ BPI (1)
Lecanoraceae  Lecanora hybocarpa @ GAL (1)
Megachilidae  Osmia lignaria @ BBSL (1); CUIC_ENT (17); BBSL__BBSLID (1)

Osmia ribifloris @ BBSL (1)
Melanommataceae  Melanomma surrectum @ BPI (1)
Membracidae  Cyrtolobus tuberosus @ UDCC_TCN (1)

Cyrtolobus vau @ UDCC_TCN (2)

Enchenopa binotata @ MEMU_ENT (6); NCSU (43); UDCC_TCN (8)

Micrutalis calva @ NCSU (12)

Stictocephala brevitylus @ UDCC_TCN (1)

Stictocephala diceros @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Miridae  Hyaliodes vitripennis @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Paraxenetus guttulatus @ NCSU_ENT (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercospora cercidicola @ BPI (61)

Cercospora cercidis @ BPI (4)

Cercospora chionea @ BPI (6)

Mycosphaerella cercidicola @ BPI (2)

Ovularia cercidis @ BPI (1)
Nectriaceae  Nectria cinnabarina @ BPI (1)

Tubercularia @ BPI (1)
Ochrolechiaceae  Ochrolechia africana @ GAL (1)
Parmeliaceae  Parmotrema reticulatum @ GAL (1)

Punctelia rudecta @ GAL (1)
Peniophoraceae  Peniophora albobadia @ BPI (1)

Peniophora cinerea @ BPI (1)
Peronosporaceae  Plasmopara cercidis @ BPI (2)
Pertusariaceae  Pertusaria texana @ GAL (1)
Physciaceae  Buellia stillingiana @ GAL (1)

Physcia pumilior @ GAL (1)

Pyxine subcinerea @ GAL (1)
Piesmatidae  Mcateella elongata @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Pleosporaceae  Macrosporium @ BPI (2)
Polyporaceae  Lenzites betulina @ BPI (1)

Polyporus adustus @ BPI (2)

Polyporus gilvus @ BPI (2)

Polyporus pargamenus @ BPI (1)

Polyporus versicolor @ BPI (1)

Poria friesiana @ BPI (2)
Reduviidae  Emesaya brevipennis @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Stereaceae  Stereum albobadium @ BPI (1)

Stereum ochraceoflavum @ BPI (1)
Tingidae  Corythucha juglandis @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Tubeufiaceae  Helicosporium vegetum @ BPI (2)
Valsaceae  Cytospora cercidis @ BPI (2)
Xylariaceae  Hypoxylon glomeratum @ BPI (1)

Hypoxylon rubiginosum @ BPI (1)

Rosellinia subiculata @ BPI (1)
_  Aplosporella cercidis @ BPI (1)

Valsaria insitiva @ BPI (1)

Valsaria rubricosa @ BPI (1)

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Cercis canadensis L.
eastern redbud

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General Information
Symbol: CECA4
Group: Dicot
Family: Fabaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Tree
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
Characteristics
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae ⁄ Leguminosae – Pea family
Genus Cercis L. – redbud
Species Cercis canadensis L. – eastern redbud

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Cercis canadensis . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Cercis canadensis</i>
L. var. <i>
canadensis </i>
Cercis canadensis var. canadensis
eastern redbud Distribution of <i>
Cercis canadensis</i>
L. var. <i>
mexicana</i>
(Rose) M. Hopkins
Cercis canadensis var. mexicana
Mexican redbud Distribution of <i>
Cercis canadensis</i>
L. var. <i>
texensis</i>
(S. Watson) M. Hopkins
Cercis canadensis var. texensis
Texas redbud

Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Connecticut eastern redbud Special Concern
New Jersey redbud Endangered

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Arid West UPL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains UPL
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast UPL

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