localhostrootplantgenera Gleditsia þÜéÞìÜÕ▒×
Gleditsia L. [Caesalpiniaceae-Caesalpinieae]
10 E Caucasus, N Iran, trop. as. from India to Japan and Philip., E N Am, S Am.

named after Johann Gottlieb Gleditsch (1714-1786), named after J.G. Gleditsch (b 1714, Leipzig; d 1786, Berlin) professor and director of the botanical garden at Berlin, author of many botanical publications and devout admire of Linnaeus who he defended against Siegesbeck.