Systems Affected (standardized):
forest/woodland, rangeland, riparian/aquatic,
Regions(s) present (updated by AB):
Invades native plant commmunities, displaces native species, reduces light and available nutrients, reduces establishment of natives
Source? likely to be reintroduced:
A. julibrissin is widely introduced outside its native range because of its value as a shade and roadside tree, for ornament and for prevention of soil erosion and intentional planting therefore constitutes one of the major sources of potential spread.
Invades native plant communities, displacing native species and reducing light and available nutrients. Intentionally introduced as an ornamental and for shade and erosion control.
Native Regions in OK:
Current and past designations:
Present in OK?
Present in Bordering States?
TX, NM, KS, MO, AR, LA
Has Legal Status in BS?