forest/woodland, disturbed/waste areas, rangeland, urban/garden, riparian/aquatic, cropland/pastureland
Regions likely to be Impacted:
PH, NE, NW, SE, SW
Present in Neighboring States?
AR, KS, LA, MO, TX
Currently known from Oklahoma?
Chris Evans, University of Illinois, Bugwood.org
What you should know!
A Dirty Dozen species. Forms dense stands. Outcompetes native species. Toxic to some mammals. Can reproduce sexually and vegetatively. Produces large amounts of fruit, which are dispersed by birds. Introduced and still sold as an ornamental.