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Gleditsia triacanthos

Honeylocust

Honeylocust is a fast-growing tree with fragrant, white spring flowers. Its delicate, open silhouette lets grass grow underneath. Tiny leaflets turn yellow or yellow-green in fall. Pollution, salt- and drought-tolerant. Adapts to a wide range of soils. Prefers full sun.

Easy-to-grow and highly adaptive
Low-maintenance
Pollution, salt- and drought-tolerant

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More about Gleditsia triacanthos :

The Honeylocust is a native tree in the pea family that can grow to be 75 feet tall.

Honeylocust Growing and Maintenance Tips:

The Honeylocust has small leaflets, which will provide filtered, soft shade. This is a low-maintenance, fast-growing tree that requires little or no fall raking. Since the leaves are small, they seem to disappear into the ground when they drop in fall.

Height:

40-50 Feet

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Spread:

30-35 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 7

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Attributes
Midwest Native
Salt Tolerant
Sun-loving
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Drought Tolerant