Melaleuca quinquenervia, Melaleuca
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Andreu, Michael G., Melissa H. Friedman, Mary McKenzie, and Heather V. Quintana. 2010. “Melaleuca Quinquenervia, Melaleuca: FOR 257/FR319, 6/2010”. EDIS 2010 (4). Gainesville, FL.


FOR 257, a 3-page fact sheet by Michael G. Andreu, Melissa H. Friedman, Mary McKenzie, and Heather V. Quintana, describes this non-native, invasive tree found in Louisiana and south of central Florida, where it invades a variety of habitat types ranging from wet swamps to dry uplands — scientific and common names, description, allergen, and applications. Includes references. Published by the UF School of Forest Resources and Conservation, June 2010.

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