Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Robinia nana Elliott. Sandhill Bristly Locust, Dwarf Bristly Locust. Phen: Apr-Jun; Jul-Oct. Hab: Longleaf pine sandhills, dry rocky forests (especially associated with chestnut oak). Dist: Se. and nc. NC south through SC to GA and AL.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Robinia elliottii – F, G; = Robinia hispida var. nana – K1, K3, K4, SE3, Isely & Peabody (1984); > Robinia elliottii – RAB, S, Ashe (1922); < Robinia hispida – Tn, W; > Robinia nana – RAB, S, Ashe (1922)

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