Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Robinia hispida Linnaeus var. fertilis (Ashe) Clausen. Arnot Bristly Locust. Phen: May-Jun; Jul-Aug. Hab: Woodlands and forests. Dist: Apparently endemic to the Southern Appalachians of w. NC and e. TN.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = C, F, K1, K3, NE, NY, SE3, Isely & Peabody (1984), Peabody (1984); > Robinia fertilis – S; > Robinia grandiflora – S, Ashe (1922); < Robinia hispida – Pa, RAB, Tn, W; > Robinia pedunculata – S

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