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Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera'

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Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera' - Globe Locust - Photo courtesy of J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera' - Globe Locust - Photo courtesy of J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.

More About Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera'

  • Top grafted, rounded, densely branched crown
  • Pinnate, compound leaves are dark green in the summer, yellow in the fall
  • Weeping, round habit forms a dense canopy
  • Flowers and seed pods are rarely produced

Zone:

4

Height:

2-5 m

Spread:

2-5 m

Colour:

White
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Globe Locust Growing and Maintenance Tips

This tree can be pruned to a desired shape or size, giving it a formal appearance. This cultivar rarely flowers which means less litter.


Robinia pseudoacacia 'Umbraculifera' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Seed
Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Compact
Globe

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen