Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis
More About Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis
- Rounded to narrow, upright oval, usually, developing a flat-topped crown
- Loosely spaced, nearly horizontal branching
- Compound leaves with oval to elliptical leaflets
- Late, spring foliage emerges bright green, becoming yellow in the fall
Native to Ontario and the U.S.A.
Thornless Honeylocust Growing and Maintenance Tips
With their open, growing habit and small leaves, locust provide a pleasing, filtered light. Inermis is a faster-growing cultivar. Locust are popular, street trees, as their foliage make leaf litter almost non-existent.
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis Characteristics
Moist to Average
Landscape usesRoadside planting