thorny olive, thorny elaeagnus
disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland
Regions likely to be Impacted:
Present in Neighboring States?
AR, LA, TX
Currently known from Oklahoma?
Nancy Lowenstien, Auburn University, Bugwood.org
What you should know!
Can invade natural areas, including very shaded forests. Seeds can be widely dispersed by wildlife. Introduced as an ornamental.