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Noun1.Gleditsia - deciduous trees: honey locustsGleditsia - deciduous trees: honey locusts  
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae - alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
Gleditsia aquatica, swamp locust, water locust - honey locust of swamps and bottomlands of southern United States having short oval pods; yields dark heavy wood
Gleditsia triacanthos, honey locust - tall usually spiny North American tree having small greenish-white flowers in drooping racemes followed by long twisting seed pods; yields very hard durable reddish-brown wood; introduced to temperate Old World
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Relationships between bruchid beetles (Amblycerus robinae) and honey locust trees (Gleditsia triacanthos).
The botanical name for honeylocust, Gleditsia triacanthos, dates back to 1753 when it was named in honor of Johann Gottlieb Gleditsch, a professor of botany in Berlin.
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As a result of these human interventions, this old-field is an "exotic species paradise." Woody species occurring at this site that are common to abundant include Ailanthus altissima, Gleditsia triacanthos, Lonicera maackii, Morus alba, Toxicodendron radicans ssp.
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Aladjadjiyan [10] reported an increase in germination of Gleditsia triacanthos, Caragana arborescens, Laburnum anagyroides, and Robinia pseudoacacia seeds under microwave electromagnetic treatment.
Among basal Fabaceae, Duparquetia (Prenner & Klitgaard, 2008) and Gleditsia (Tucker, 1991) are asymmetric by loss of one or more sepals.
Only one species of Caesalpinioideae, Gleditsia triacanthos, was restricted to these communities that were associated with oak-pine forests (particularly Quercus greggii-Pinus cemborides-Juniperus deppeana forests) in the northern portion of the study region (Sierra de Lampazos, Nuevo Leon; Estrada et al., 2002).
Del total de especies exoticas, 5 arboreas (Morus alba, Gleditsia triacanthos, Ligustrim lucidum, Psidium guayaba, Acacia macracantha), 1 arbusto (Pyracantha angustifolia) y una especie de cana (Arundo donax) son reconocidas como invasoras.
THE sunburst honey locust tree Gleditsia is an excellent lawn tree and its light golden canopy doesn't cast heavy shade, making it a useful plant for a sunny border and even a container in a hot spot.
The subcanopy contains Acer negundo, boxelder; Gleditsia triacanthos, honey locust; Fraxinus pennslyvanica, green ash; Ulmus americana, American elm; and Morus alba, white mulberry--all common at this site.
Unas pocas especies crecen en climas templados (Cercis, Ceratonia, Gleditsia y Gymnocladus).