For most men dogwood is synonymous of spring in Virginia, but to him redbud bloomed first, and the more persuasively of spring.
He reached redbud by and by, to find no Steering, only the little empty shack.
The redbud is cultivated as an ornamental tree and for that purpose might be planted more generally in this State.
The purplish pink of the redbud trees was thick in clumps on the hillsides.
It was April, and redbud blushed through the forest, promising another spring.
No longer are the redbud and the dogwood and the sassafras conspicuous as its heralds.
Texas redbud (Cercis reniformis) differs somewhat from the common redbud, but it takes a botanist to point out the differences.
It was the merciless loneliness of the effort there at redbud that had been most effective in dulling Steering's endurance.
In general dogwood grows in the drier, more rocky situations and redbud in better soil and damper sites.
May 4th the gelder-rose, dogwood, redbud, azalea were in blossom.