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Common Name: Honey Locust

Species Name: Gleditsia triacanthos

Family Name: Fabaceae





Plant Facts Plant Facts
Origin North America
Sun Preference Full Sun



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 80-foot diameter, 100-foot height
    • Leaves: Alternate, pinnately or bipinnately compound, 6-8 inches long, rachis pubescent, 10-20 leaflets per leaf



Soil Type Adapted to most soil conditions
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Tolerates wet soils, drought and high pH


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