Become a Sponsor of the NY Flora Atlas!

Ailanthus altissima

Family:Simaroubaceae
Species:Ailanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle
Common Name:tree of heaven
Habitat:Waste places, disturbed soils, roadsides, successional forests, and rocky outcrops and summits. This species is able to grow in highly urbanized environments and is a highly invasive species in natural areas.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Tree
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, Naturalized, FACU (NWI), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Sapindales
FamilySimaroubaceae
Genus Ailanthus
Species Ailanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle - tree of heaven

Citation

Citation Ailanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1947 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1891 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1924 NYBarcode ID: 785331
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx2001 NYBarcode ID: 785365
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1899 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1901 HUH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1993 NYBarcode ID: 785320
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx2004 NYBarcode ID: 785359
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1993 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1937 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1986 NYBarcode ID: 785328
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Bronx1976 BKL – BKL00066578
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1966 BKL – BKL00066569
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1965 BKL – BKL00066574
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00023618
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Dutchess1997 BKL – BKL00014729
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1996 BKL – BKL00007204
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Greene1981 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
Werier (2017) voucher!; K.L. Brooks & P. Caswell 6499 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Kings1896 BKL – BKL00066577
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL – BKL00020584
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00016151
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL – BKL00066572
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL – BKL00020170
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL – BKL00020173
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1883 BKL – BKL00066570
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1986 BKL – BKL00013703
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL – BKL00066567
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1883 BKL – BKL00066571
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL – BKL00020571
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL – BKL00020168
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1990 BKL – BKL00066565
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1891 BKL – BKL00013704
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00066560
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2008 BKL – BKL00091061
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL – BKL00066566
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Nassau1919 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Nassau1967 OBPF – Log_num: 10200
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Nassau1994 BKL – BKL00016156
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2006 BKL – BKL00076219
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1996 BKL – BKL00015452
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2002 BKL – BKL00021458
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2003 BKL – BKL00025874
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1898 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
New York  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
New York2007 BKL – BKL00086057
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1883 NYBarcode ID: 785410
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Orange2002 BKL – BKL00022139
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00066561
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1997 BKL – BKL00005152
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2002 BKL – BKL00022540
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00016145
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00016138
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1995 BKL – BKL00016137
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Otsego1969 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  5/22/2008 - Connie Tedesco
Putnam1994 BKL – BKL00016155
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1989 BKL – BKL00066563
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL – BKL00066576
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2003 BKL – BKL00024538
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2007 BKL – BKL00086742
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1897 BKL – BKL00066575
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1975 BKL – BKL00066562
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL – BKL00066564
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Richmond1917 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Richmond1879 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Richmond1890 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00066583
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1990 BKL – BKL00020917
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1994 BKL – BKL00016157
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1995 BKL – BKL00016150
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1995 BKL – BKL00016146
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Rockland1954 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Suffolk1974 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Suffolk2005 BKL – BKL00052157
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1933 BKL – BKL00066568
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1912 BKL – BKL00066573
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1996 BKL – BKL00016136
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1974 BKL – BKL00102560
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1996 BKL – BKL00070798
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1988 BKL – BKL00079589
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1998 BKL – BKL00006576
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL – BKL00011307
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00066581
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00016158
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00016159
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1898 NYBarcode ID: 785370
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Tompkins1894 NYBarcode ID: 202037
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Ulster1908 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Warren1950 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Warren1954 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Warren1948 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Warren1955 PH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester1940 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester2002 NYBarcode ID: 785402
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester2001 NYBarcode ID: 785408
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester1896 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Ailanthus altissima
   
Westchester2005 BKL – BKL00049917
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester2002 BKL – BKL00023730
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1892 BKL – BKL00066580
Herbarium Name Used: Ailanthus altissima
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.