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ROBINIA pseudoacacia 'Frisia'

Golden acacia, Golden locust

Leaves golden yellow from spring to autumn.

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ROBINIA pseudoacacia 'Frisia'

Buy ROBINIA pseudoacacia 'Frisia'

H/Std £45.00 each
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10 or 15 Litre.

Delivery Information
Normally 5 - 10 days

Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
  • Courier Only - Due to the size of this plant it will be despatched by Courier. The rest of your order will also be sent by courier at the same time.
  • Good to know - can be difficult to get established. Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of Origin - eastern USA
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Height - in metres - 15m (50ft)
  • Spread - in metres - 8m (25ft)
  • Deciduous - pinnate leaves to 30cm (12in) long have up to 23 lance-shaped or elliptic, blunt leaflets. Foliage turns from yellow-green in summer to orange-yellow in autumn.
  • Tree - fast-growing, suckering tree with usually spiny shoots. Produces flowers 2cm (¾in) long in pendent racemes to 20cm (8in) long, followed by smooth, dark-brown seed pods 10cm (4in) long.
  • Full Sun
  • Scented flowers
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - will tolerate poorer dry soils but important to shelter from cold winds - branches brittle
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Broadly columnar

Final Tree Size

15m (50ft) Tree type desc Average person
  8m (25ft)

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