disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland, urban/garden
Regions likely to be Impacted:
Present in Neighboring States?
AR, CO, KS, LA, MO, TX
Currently known from Oklahoma?
Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org
What you should know!
Forms dense thickets that push out native species. A prolific seeder. Seeds are readily dispersed by birds and grow rapidly, particularly in disturbed areas. Introduced as an ornamental.