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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Spectrum™' (Speczam)

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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Speczam' - Spectrum™ Honeylocust

More About Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis Spectrum™ ('Speczam')

  • Rounded to upright crown with ascending branches
  • Leaves emerge bright yellow in the spring and maintain their colour
  • Foliage is golden-yellow in the fall

Height:

7-8 m

Spread:

7-8 m
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Spectrum™ Honeylocust Growing and Maintenance Tips

The golden foliage is particularly noticeable when this tree is planted against a darker background. With their open, growing habit and smaller leaves, locust provide a pleasing, filtered light. Similar to Sunburst honeylocust, this cultivar has a smaller, mature size and is a slower grower.


Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis Spectrum™ ('Speczam') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Fall Color
Deciduous

Habit

Oval
Rounded

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
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