Taxon  Report   7156 
Robinia pseudoacacia  L.
black locust
Robinia pseudoacacia, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Robinia pseudoacacia
© 2000 Joe DiTomaso
Robinia pseudoacacia
© 1998 John Randall, Ph.D.
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Robinia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Robinia pseudoacacia var. pyramidalis
PLANTS: Robinia pseudoacacia var. rectissima
XWALK: Robinia pseudo-acacia
 Information about  Robinia pseudoacacia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ROPS)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2014).

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