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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Christie'

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More About Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Christie'

  • Upright, rounded, usually developing a flat-topped crown
  • Compound leaves with oval to elliptical leaflets
  • Leaves emerge later in the spring bright green, becoming yellow in the fall
  • A graceful tree with a strong central leader

Zone:

4

Height:

13-15 m

Spread:

13-14 m
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Halka™ Honeylocust Growing and Maintenance Tips

With its open growing habit and smaller leaves, locust provides a pleasing filtered light.  Halka is one of the fastest growing cultivars.  Locust are popular for street trees but also make unique specimens in any landscape, leaving little litter problems. 


Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Christie' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Habit

Oval
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green
Yellow

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Specimen

Soil Moisture

Well Drained
Moist to Average

Suitable Substitutions for Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Christie'

Thornless Honeylocust Thornless Honeylocust
(Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis)
Kentucky Coffee Tree Kentucky Coffee Tree
(Gymnocladus dioicus)
Espresso™ Kentucky Coffee Tree Espresso™ Kentucky Coffee Tree
(Gymnocladus dioicus 'Espresso-JFS')
Shademaster® Honeylocust Shademaster® Honeylocust
(Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster')