|There is a flowering tree that I would like to have but I do not know the name. It looks like a flowering cherry tree but the flowers are shaped like tulips I have seen them in pink and magnetta. They are blooming now in NC. I hope you can help. Thanks.Sadie
|Answer from NGA
March 23, 2010
|The two trees that are blooming right now are the Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis) and the Hawthorn (Crataegus). The flowers are small and there are many on a branch, just like a cherry tree. Hope we guessed right!
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