Gymnocladus


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Gymnocladus

a North American genus of trees in the legume family Caesalpiniaceae; contains an unidentified toxin which causes intense gastrointestinal inflammation. Includes G. dioica (G. canadensis). Called also Kentucky coffee tree.
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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.
8) 8-10 11 Kentucky Coffee-Tree Gymnocladus dioica 2.
McClain) described the ecological life histories of two tree species uncommon in Indiana, Magnolia tripetala and Gymnocladus dioica (1979, 1984).
Euonymus atropurpureus, Gleditsia triacanthos, Gymnocladus dioica, Ilex verticillata, Lindera benzoin (in wetter areas), Ostrya virginiana, Prunus serotina, P.