Invasive of the Week: Black Locust

August 19, 2020

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Black locus, also known as false acacia or yellow locust, is an incredibly difficult invasive tree. It belongs to the pea family and is endemic to the southeastern United States, specifically in areas of the Appalachians and Ozarks.

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