Tree with purple leaves
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Date Photo Taken: 05/25/2014
Posted By: Esther
Tree is about 15 feet high; leaves somewhat fuzzy
I’ve seen a few of these trees, also. Except for the leaf color, they look like our native Redbuds to me. Maybe they are a cultivated hybrid or close relative. Waiting with you for an expert to weigh in.
There’s a number of cultivars of the redbud with purple leaves, variegated leaves and what have you…
This one might be Forest pansy
From what I’ve read at your suggestion, I think it is a forest pansy.
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