Cercis canadensis flowers



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Common name:- Eastern redbud.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Rosids
Order:     Fabales
Family:     Fabaceae
Genus:     Cercis
Species:     C. canadensis
Binomial name
Cercis canadensis

Redbud flowers are eaten  raw or boiled, and ate roasted seeds.