Gymnocladus dioica

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Synonyms for Gymnocladus dioica

handsome tree of central and eastern North America having large bipinnate leaves and green-white flowers followed by large woody brown pods whose seeds are used as a coffee substitute

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3 6 Gleditsia triacanthos Honey locust 3 4 Sambucus canadensis Elderberry 3 4 Rhamnus cathartica (*) Common buckthorn 2 6 Populus deltoides Cottonwood 1 8 Rhus glabra Smooth sumac 1 5 juglans nigra Walnut 1 2 Ailanthus altissima (*) Tree-of-heaven 1 2 Toxicodendron radicans Poison ivy 1 1 juniperus virginiana Red cedar 1 1 Gymnocladus dioica Kentucky coffeetree 1 1 TABLE 3.--Relative density (RD) and importance value (IV) for woody species recorded from five forest corridors along paved bike trails in Lincoln, NE.
2.0 (0.7) 1-3 5 Staghorn Sumac Rhus typhina 9.2 (0.8) 8-10 11 Kentucky Coffee-Tree Gymnocladus dioica 2.0 (0.0) NA 4 European Buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica 2.0 (0.0) NA 3
McClain) described the ecological life histories of two tree species uncommon in Indiana, Magnolia tripetala and Gymnocladus dioica (1979, 1984).
32 Fatoua villosa (Thunb.) Moraceae Floyd, Maxwell s.n., Nakai 9/20/1995 Gymnocladus dioica (L.) Caesalpiniaceae Floyd, N.A.
Shrub and understory species include Acer negundo, Aesculus glabra, Asimina triloba (which occurred in large-sized stands primarily on the west side of the woods), Carpinus caroliniana, Cephalanthus occidentalis (bordering wet areas), Cornus drummondii (especially along the edge), Crataegus spp., Euonymus atropurpureus, Gleditsia triacanthos, Gymnocladus dioica, Ilex verticillata, Lindera benzoin (in wetter areas), Ostrya virginiana, Prunus serotina, P.