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Black Locust - introduced (*Robinia pseudoacacia)

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Family: Fabaceae (Pea family).

Native of North America.

Occurrence: Scattered.


Black Locust is sometimes planted in gardens and as a street tree. It spreads by means of seeds and by suckers.

Photo 1: Flowering spray. 2, 3: Pods: Johnstone St, Castlemaine.
4: Copse. Harcourt North. Black Locust can spread by suckering.