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Gleditsia triacanthos inermis 'Shademaster'

SHADEMASTER HONEYLOCUST

Buy Shademaster Honeylocust online. This upright thorn less variety has ascending branches that form a beautiful symmetrical head. A strong grower with dark green foliage persisting until late fall.

Height:

45-50 Feet

Spread:

35-40 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Thorny
  • Rough
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Large Growing
  • Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
  • Seed
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Provides Shade
  • Accent Plant
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Sound Barrier
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Gleditsia is easy to grow and adapt to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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