Fast-growing, nitrogen fixing tree with attractive white spring flowers. Easily transplants to any soil and climate even under the harshest conditions. Provides excellent bee forage. Flowers 140 days into growing season. The wood is used for fence posts and resists underground rot.
Scientific name: Robinia pseudoacacia
Purchase size: 3 ft, 2 yrs old
Plant hardiness zone: 3-9
Max height: 80 ft
Light: Full sun
Harvest: Fall, ripens late in autumn and hangs on the branches until early spring