Sunburst Honeylocust (Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst'
|Sunburst Honeylocust (Gleditsia
)The Sunburst Honeylocust is a deciduous tree, growing 30 to 70 feet in height, with an open, spreading crown and distinctive horizontal branches. It prefers full sun and is hardy to zone 3. This variety is fruitless.
|The fine textured foliage of this tree provides dappled shade. Compound leaves are yellow upon emerging, turning light green in summer. Fall color is consistently yellow.|
Photos: Judy Sedbrook
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Date last revised: 01/05/2010