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TREE: Cercis canadensis (Eastern Redbud)

This week’s Tried and True is the beautiful Redbud which not only has amazing flowers in spring but is full of fruit at this time of year. Read more and learn about cauliflory. Continue reading

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Word of the Week: Cauliflory

While all flowers and fruit are produced on some sort of stem, most emerge at or near the ends of young growing stems. Cauliflory is a rare occurrence in which flowers grow along the sides of mature trunks and branches. Continue reading

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