Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Robinia hispida L. image
Photographer: Damon A. Smith           

Botanical Illustration

Botanical Illustration

Damon A. Smith

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske

Steve C. Garske
Family Fabaceae
Robinia hispida L.
bristly locust, rose-acacia
Robinia: named for Jean Robin (1550-1629) of Paris, gardener to Henri IV and Louis XIII, who first cultivated the locust tree in Europe in the 16th century after receiving plants from Canada
hispida: fine-hairy
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Status: Introduced - persisting and spreading
Plant: perennial shrub
(Glossary)

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