Gleditsia triacanthos f. inermis Sunburst
Please Note : These trees are despatched from mid-August until early-June.
This variety does not have thorns making it a perfect garden tree. It is one of our top choices of garden tree due to the colour and interest it provides.
An an extremely attractive traditionally shaped medium sized bushy tree with delicate fernlike golden yellow leaves in spring.It looks a little like a Robinia tree.
The older leaves will eventually turn giving an effective two tone colour to the tree by mid summer returning to yellow-golden in autumn.
Prefers acid soil but also grows well in clay. Drought tolerant. It likes full sun. Sheltered or exposed positions of any aspect in moist well drained soil.
Top Tip: Try growing a clematis viticella through the lower braches of the tree and enjoy the flowers. We recoment Clematis viticella Betty Corning which has pale blue fairy bell flowers.
This tree is sold in a 7 litre container.
Tree planting kit available
Our trees are sent out once a week direct from our Tree Nurseries in Worcestershire. Please order by Monday 6pm for delivery on Thursday of that week.
Please contact us for other varieties available.