Black locust
Robinia pseudo-acacia
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All Photos (c) P. Burn

Description: An introduced species most common right along the road. It can be distinguisehed by its thorns and compound leaves, and by its showy white flowers in early June. Many of the smaller specimens between Parking Lots 2 and 3 have recently been girdled.

Leaf a Needle or Scale: no

Leaf Arrangment: Alternate

Leaf Edge: smooth




Credits: (c) P. Burn