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Gleditsia triacanthos

Common Name: Honey Locust

Type: Tree or Shrub
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Height: 50 feet
Bloom Color: Green

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Twigs are zig-zagged with thorns at its joints. Between the seeds in the seedpods is a sweet yellowish substance (‘honey’). Seedpods are eaten by wildlife. Shouldn’t be pruned in wet weather due to risk of infection by nectria canker. Yellow fall color.