Edible: Black locust [Robinia pseudoacacia]


5 Black locust flower closeup Black locust flower closeup. Tastes like vanilla.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, May 22, 2011

6 Black locust Black locust.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, May 22, 2011

1 Black locust flowers Black locust flowers. Only in season a few weeks. Only flowers edible. Rest is poisonous.
Source: Central Park, May 30, 2005

2 Black locust tree Black locust tree
Source: Central Park, May 30, 2005

3 Black locust tree Black locust tree. Good in Spring. Note long grooves in bark.
Source: Marine Park, Brooklyn, Nov 27, 2005

4 Black locust seed pod Black locust seed pod.
Source: Marine Park, Brooklyn, Nov 27, 2005



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