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Another name for empress tree.See also empress tree
- ‘Princess tree is usually cultivated as an ornamental, but can aggressively spread to disturbed areas by production of root sprouts and abundant seeds.’
- ‘Native seeds have sprouted in the litter, and for the first time princess trees seeded in.’
- ‘Princess tree is prevalent in disturbed areas within forests, along roadsides, around stream banks, and on steep rocky slopes.’
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