Black Locust

Robinia pseudoacacia
  • Light Full Sun Partial Sun Shade
  • Growth Rate Growth Rate Fast
  • Height Height 40 to 70
  • Width Height 20 to 40

Black locust is a medium sized non-native tree to the midwest (Central plains). It is very hardy and drought tolerant once established in full site and tolerates most soil types. Bees and other pollinators favor the early summer fragrant flowers. Seeds are produced prolifically and this species can be incredibly weedy. The young branches of this tree are heavily spined.

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Description

Black locust is a medium sized non-native tree to the midwest (Central plains). It is very hardy and drought tolerant once established in full site and tolerates most soil types. Bees and other pollinators favor the early summer fragrant flowers. Seeds are produced prolifically and this species can be incredibly weedy. The young branches of this tree are heavily spined.

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Dimensions 6047483221 × 60474843220 cm
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