It is the common redbud or Judas tree. Its height is 4-6m and comes from the Middle East. The trunk is often curved very sinuous and divided fairly close to the ground in thick branches irregularly shaped. The skin is black and breaks. Most young twigs are dark red. The "crown" (diameter 3-4,5m) is wide. The blue-green leaves are heart-shaped or kidney and a long stem. The foliage is thick and branches stand out clearly. The flowers are very beautiful pink color 0,5-1m -porfyro length and joined in small groups. Opened in May directly from the branches before the leaves appear. The flowering is abundant. The radius grows well in all Mediterranean countries. Planted in October or March-April in all the territories of the garden but is preferably light, sandy or chalky.
In our nurseries are thousands redbud trees with trunk circumference of 0.25 to 0.70 meters.