Cercis canadensis var. texensis

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Cercis canadensis var texensis leaves2.jpg (66149 bytes) Cercis canadensis youngleaves3.jpg (22781 bytes)
leaves--notice how shiny the leaves appear--are these leaves glabrous or pubescent on top?  What kind of venation is present? young leaves--what leaf shape is present in these leaves?

Cercis canadensis habithabitat.jpg (114082 bytes)

Cercis canadensis flowers closeup.jpg (36778 bytes)
habit in early Spring flowers in early Spring
fruits (legumes) in Summer