The Question and Answer section for The Scarlet Ibis is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Examples from the text:
A grindstone stands where the bleeding tree stood, just outside the kitchen door, and now if an oriole sings in the elm, its song seems to die up in the leaves, a silvery dust.
It was covered with a film of Paris green...
Both are described using the color red.