Definition of Judas tree in English:

Judas tree


  • A Mediterranean tree of the pea family, with purple flowers that typically appear before the rounded leaves.

    Cercis siliquastrum, family Leguminosae

    • ‘In spring in the Gilbert-Carter Memorial Garden, the foaming heads of white cow parsley provide a superb foil to the pink peaflowers of the Judas tree.’


Judas tree

/ˈjo͞odəs ˌtrē/ /ˈdʒudəs ˌtri/