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black locust:

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in botany, any species of the genus Robinia, deciduous trees or shrubs of the family Leguminosae (pulse family) native to the United States and Mexico. The locusts have pendent clusters of flowers similar to the sweet pea; these are very fragrant in the black, or
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Black Locust


(in Russian, white acacia), false acacia {Robinia pseudpacacia), a tree of the family Leguminosae, often grown in the south of the USSR.

locust, black locust, red locust

Wood of the locust tree; coarse-grained, strong, hard, decay-resistant, and durable; used in construction, esp. for posts.
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Among trees Robinia pseudoacacia recorded maximum density (9.
Mature leaves of adult individuals of Populus alba, Populus deltoides, Robinia pseudoacacia, Ulmus pumila and Fraxinus americana from the University Campus, Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina (37[degrees] 19'S, 59[degrees] 08'W) were collected on February 2004.
X X X Juglans nigra (1) X X Juniperus virginiana (1) X X X Morus rubra (1) X X Parthenocissus quinquefolia X X Quercus marilandica (1) X X Quercus muhlenbergii X X X Quercus rubra (1) X X Quercus stellata X Robinia pseudoacacia X Symphoricarpos orbiculatus X Ulmus alata X Ulmus rubra (1) X X Ulmus serotina X Viburnum lentago X Viburnum prunifolium X Vitis spp.
Poor compartmentalizers Aesculus Myrica Betula Peltophorum Brachychiton Persea Celtis Pinus virginiana Delonix Populus Eucalyptus (some) Prunus Erythrina Quercus laurifolia, nigra, leavis, shumardii, palustris Fagus Salix Ficus benjamina Schinus Good Compartmentalizers Acer x freemanii, rubrum, Robinia pseudoacacia saccharum Albezia saman Taxus baccata Bucida buserus Sweitenia Bursera simaruba Tabebuia Castanea sativa Ulmus americana Juglans Pinus rigida Quercus geminata, macrocarpa, petraea Quercus robur, rubra, virginiana TABLE 4-2.
In Sunday school I thought John the Baptist ate the succulent pods of Robinia pseudoacacia (black locust), which I and my friends fancied.
Regional studies in Europe had previously demonstrated a shift towardsearlier flowering of the locust tree robinia pseudoacacia in Hungary.
Robinia pseudoacacia is named in honor of a famous scientist-herbalist named Jean Robin.
2000) reported 30 - 95% (x = 60%) complete clipping of chir pine Pinus roxburghii transplants and 42% of honey locust Robinia pseudoacacia in the Tarbela Watershed areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
Finally, it would be confusing to name Talh honey "acacia honey," as this name is similar to that of the common acacia honey that is produced from Robinia pseudoacacia.
n = 2), Sassafras albidum (n = 23), and Robinia pseudoacacia (n = 129) also died.
En cuanto a las especies exoticas invasoras, sera necesario tratar los bosquetes inventariados de Robinia pseudoacacia y Acacia dealbata.