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Gleditsia triacanthos Inermis - Honey Locust

Gleditsia triacanthos inermis is a fast growing, deciduous tree growing to approximately 20 metres. It has a light, open crown with pinnate, feathered, glossy green leaves that turn golden yellow in autumn. Light green inconspicuous flowers bloom in June followed by curved pods. This is a thornless variety of Gleditisia.

This honey locust can withstand harsh winds, air pollution, flooding and drought, making it a fantastic tree for any location; given the space. Best grown in full sun, in almost all soils.

Plant Profile

Name: Gleditsia triacanthos Inermis

Common Name: Honey Locust

Family: Fabaceae

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