Robinia pseudoacacia – Frisia / Golden Robinia
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Oval to round with upright becoming horizontal branching
FOLIAGE: Light yellow pinnate foliage and some thorns.
FLOWERS and FRUIT: In Spring, short racemes of white (wisteria like) flowers appear among the foliage.
GROWTH RATE: Fast
DESCRIPTION: A beautiful specimen tree with an open canopy.
TOLERANCES: Suitable to most soil conditions and also tolerant to air pollution. Brittle branches can be susceptible to strong winds.
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.