Examples from literature
- A very ornamental deciduous shrub, but often green throughout the winter.
- He wished me to alternate the planting with deciduous trees.
- The forests are evergreen—mainly firs and cedars—and on the streets here are maple and other deciduous trees.
- The leaves—lance-shaped, smooth, and deciduous—appear after the flowers.
- This is a wide-spreading tree with deciduous foliage, and armed with spines along the branches.