New Mexico Locust, Locust, Mexican Locust, New Mexican Locust, New Mexican Robinia, Southwestern Locust, Thorny Locust, Western Locust Robinia neomexicana

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Botanical Name:

Robinia neomexicana

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Robinia

Species:

neomexicana

Common Name:

New Mexico Locust, Locust, Mexican Locust, New Mexican Locust, New Mexican Robinia, Southwestern Locust, Thorny Locust, Western Locust

Seeds Per Pound:
16,300
Quantity:
0.00551 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
17
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
15 feet
Collection Locale:
Poland
Crop Year:
2021
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
7
In Stock: 0 g (grams)
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  • Robinia neomexicana

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Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours,If seeds do not swell treat with boiling water.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4 deep, tamp the soil, keep moist, mulch the seed bed.
Other: if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required, innoculant could be used.
[ edit ] Description Robinia neomexicana grows to 5–10 m tall (rarely to 15 m) with bristly shoots. The leaves are 10–15 cm long, pinnate with 7–15 leaflets; they have a pair of sharp, reddish-brown thorns at the base. The flowers are showy and white or pink, produced in spring or early summer in dense racemes 5–10 cm long that hang from the branches near the ends. [ 3 ] [ 4 ] The fruits are brown bean-like pods with bristles like those on the shoots. [ 4 ]
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Physical Characteristics  Robinia neomexicana is a deciduous Tree growing to 2 m (6ft 7in). It is hardy to zone 5. It is in flower from Jul to August. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)It can fix Nitrogen. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and can grow in nutritionally poor soil.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils..It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade.It requires dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought.It can tolerate atmospheric pollution.
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Physical Characteristics : A decidious Tree growing to 2 m (6ft 7in). It is hardy to zone 5. It is in flower from Jul to August. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)It can fix Nitrogen. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and can grow in nutritionally poor soil.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils..It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade.It requires dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought.It can tolerate atmospheric pollution.
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New Mexican Locust (or New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, or Rose Locust ), Robinia neomexicana , is a shrub or small tree in the subfamily Faboideae of the pea family Fabaceae , native to the southwestern United States (southeastern California and southwestern Utah , Virgin River region, east through Arizona and New Mexico , the Rio Grande valley, to far west Texas ) and adjoining northern Mexico ; from central New Mexico the range extends north into Colorado , mostly the eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains . In Arizona it ranges across the Arizona transition zone , the Mogollon Rim and White Mountains and into western and southwestern New Mexico. . In California it is uncommon below 1500 m (5000 ft) in canyons in pinyon - juniper country. Farther east, it is typically found between 1200 and 2600 meters (4000 and 8500 feet) along streams, in the bottoms of valleys, and on the sides of canyons.

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