Taxon  Report   7155    
Robinia neomexicana  A. Gray
Desert locust,  New mexico locust
Robinia neomexicana
© 2014 John Doyen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Robinia neomexicana
© 2010 James M. Andre
Robinia neomexicana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Robinia neomexicana
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Robinia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Robinia neomexicana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).