honey-locust

Botanical Name Gleditsia triacanthos
Common Name Honey Locust
Plant Type Tree
Hardiness Zone 3-8
Height 60-80 ft.
Spread 60-80 ft.
Habit broad, umbrella-like canopy
Exposure full sun
Bloom Type May-June
Bloom Color greenish yellow
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use shade
Locations Tin Lizzie
Notes An elegant form in the landscape, a honeylocust has deeply cut, fern-like leaves that cast dappled shade.
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