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Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Robinia
                        Specie: viscosa

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Dark green leaflets turn yellow in autumn; rose pink flowers

Uses: Specimen tree Winter silhouette

Zones: 3-9

Description: Native to southeastern USA, this tree grows to well over 30?ft (9?m) tall and has very sticky dark brown young stems with thorns. Its leaves are composed of 13 to 25 dark green, 2?in (5?cm) leaflets that often have gray hairs on their undersides. The flow

Growth Habit: Upright with spreading branches


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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