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Robinia pseudoacacia (Black Locust) leaf & stem
Robinia pseudoacacia (Black Locust) seed

Robinia pseudoacacia
Black Locust

Provides nitrogen and cover for successive vegetation; a good honey producer.

General Product Information:

Item Number: ROBPSE01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:
Classification: Woody Deciduous Tree
Characteristics: A single-stemmed tree species that spreads from root sprouts.
Habitat: Reclamation sites, floodplains, thickets, fencerows; develops quickly in poor soils.
Bloom Period: May to June
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 97.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 36 in
pH: 4.6 – 8.2

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 24,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 15.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $7.15/lb

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