Systems Affected (standardized):
disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland
Regions(s) present (updated by AB):
Damaged ecosystem services
Ecosystem change/ habitat alteration
Modification of fire regime
Modification of nutrient regime
Modification of successional patterns
Reduced native biodiversity
Threat to/ loss of native species
Competition - monopolizing resources
Competition - shading
Source? likely to be reintroduced:
As a highly valued ornamental it is highly likely to continue to be introduced as any number of the existing or future selected cultivars.
Rapid growth and monoculture formation can reduce native biodiversity. A highly valued ornamental that is likely to continue to be introduced.
Native Regions in OK:
Current and past designations:
Present in OK?
Present in Bordering States?
TX, AR, LA
Has Legal Status in BS?