disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland, riparian/aquatic, urban/garden
Regions likely to be Impacted:
Present in Neighboring States?
AR, KS, LA, MO, TX
Currently known from Oklahoma?
Karan A. Rawlins, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
What you should know!
Displaces native vegetation. Capable of massive water consumption, slowing the flow of water in channels and suppressing the growth of other plants. Fruits are consumed by birds and other small animals, which are thought to disperse the seeds.