The Q&A Archives: Can you identify a tree on my property by the following description?

Question: 15-20ft tall. Wide spreading canopy/umbrella type branch arrangement at top 1/3 of trunk. Narrow trunk. Gray/green heart shape leaves. Profuse bright pink strong fragrace blossoms in spring. 2

Answer: Without seeing the tree, I can't positively identify it, but I suspect it is an Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis). Do a web search and maybe you can find a photo.

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