Erguvan “sultans of bosphorus”


Erguvan, Judas Tree,  Istanbul, pentax k10d

Erguvan, Judas Tree, Istanbul, pentax k10d

Erguvan trees (Judas tree or European Redbud) bloom between the second half of April and the first half of May, and then:
The blue of Bosphorus, the green of pine trees and the reddish-purple of erguvan blossoms blend and create a beauty that one would wish losing herself in…

Erguvan, Judas Tree, Istanbul, pentax k10d

Erguvan, Judas Tree, Istanbul, pentax k10d

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4 responses to “Erguvan “sultans of bosphorus”

  1. Very nice photos of the real symbol of the city. Thanks!

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    ….Erguvan Hotel is one of the first class Istanbul Boutique hotels perfectly located in most convenient spot in Istanbul ..This Boutique Erguvan Hotel Istanbul features contemporary as well as monumental guest rooms with elegantly appointed create an air of serenity and are tastefully decorated with modern furniture earth tones and attractive prints on the wall. While the original building dates to the 19th Century we have completed a full renovation including an elevator…In Turkish Erguvan means Judas tree – Cercis siliquastrum..This small tree or large shrub is a delight to see in early summer when it is covered with rose-purple pea flowers.

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  4. Sounds like paradise. Redbuds are one my favorites.

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