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Gymnocladus dioicus

Kentucky Coffeetree

  • Native shade tree with interesting shape
  • Deeply furrowed bark
  • Golden fall foliage
  • Height: 60-80 Feet
  • Spread: 40-50 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-8
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-15 RPM 0 117 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3 RPM 56 784 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3CG RPM 446 784 Sign In for Ordering
S3-5 RPM 0 100 Sign In for Ordering
S3-7 RPM 45 100 Sign In for Ordering

Interesting Notes:

The name was given by settlers to Kentucky who used the seeds, produced on female Kentucky Coffeetrees, as a substitute for coffee beans.

Characteristics & Attributes

Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Midwest Native
Grow Native!
Kentucky Coffeetree Gymnocladus dioicus from Forrest Keeling
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