Robinia pseudoacacia L.  
Family: Fabaceae
black locust
[Robinia pseudoacacia var. rectissima L.]
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Christopher Noll  
Etymology: Robinia: named for Jean Robin (1550-1629) of Paris, gardener to Henri IV and Louis XIII, who first cultivated the locust tree in Europe in the 16th century after receiving plants from Canada
Plants: perennial tree
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Invasiveness: Invasive - Eradicate!
Conservation Status: Introduced - naturalized; ecologically invasive
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Robert Bierman  
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Steve C. Garske  
Robinia pseudoacacia image
Steve C. Garske  
Robinia pseudoacacia image
Steve C. Garske  
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