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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster'

More About Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster'

  • Upright, open crown with loose, spreading branches
  • Strong, central leader, nearly horizontal branching
  • Compound leaves with oval to elliptical leaflets
  • Late spring foliage emerges bright green, becoming yellow in the fall

Zone:

4

Height:

17-20 m

Spread:

10-12 m
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Shademaster Honeylocust Growing and Maintenance Tips

With their open, growing habit and smaller leaves, locust provide a pleasing filtered light. Locust are popular, street trees, as their foliage make leaf litter almost non-existent.


Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster'

Gymnocladus dioicus

Gymnocladus dioicus

Kentucky Coffee Tree

Robinia pseudoacacia

Robinia pseudoacacia

Black Locust