Species: 

Ailanthus altissima

Common Name: 

tree-of-heaven

Systems Affected (standardized): 

urban/garden, rangeland

Regions(s) present (updated by AB): 

ALL

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Impacts: 

Crowds out native species; damages pavement and building foundations in urban areas

Source? likely to be reintroduced: 

It is likely to be further internationally introduced intentionally, particularly for ornament, shelter and soil erosion control.

Info Blurb: 

Crowds out native species and damages pavement and building foundations in urban areas. Intentionally introduced as an ornamental and for erosion control.

Native Regions in OK: 

NONE

Current and past designations: 

OWL

Present in OK?

Present in Bordering States?

OK, TX, NM, CO, KS, MO, AR, LA

Has Legal Status in BS?

NONE