Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Robinia hispida Linnaeus var. rosea Pursh. Boynton's Locust. Phen: Apr-Jul. Hab: Pich pine woodlands, other mountain woodlands. Dist: Originally distributed from se. KY, s. VA, and e. TN south to nw. SC, n. GA, and ne. AL, now occasionally found outside that range as an escape from cultivation.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = C, K1, K2, SE3, Isely & Peabody (1984); = Robinia boyntonii – G, RAB, S, Ashe (1922); < Robinia hispida – Pa, Tn, W, WH3

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