Black Locust Tree

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Scientific Name:
Robinia pseudoacacia
Hardiness/Growing Zone:
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Growth Rate Per Year:
4-6 feet
Average Mature Height:
30-50 feet
Average Mature Spread:
20-35 feet
Soil Type:
Clay, Loamy, Sandy, Acidic
Soil Moisture:
Fall Color:
Wildlife Attractant:
Bees, hummingbirds and butterflies
Flower Color:
Can’t Ship To:
Shipping Height:
18- 24 inches

Product Overview

Robinia pseudoacacia

The Black Locust Tree grows well in USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9. It typically thrives in Full Sun and has a 4-6 feet growth rate per year. Once full grown they can reach a height of 30-50 feet and 20-35 feet in spread. The Black Locust Tree does best in Well-Drained Clay, Loamy, Sandy, Acidic soil. In fall expect to see the leaves transition to a beautiful hue of Yellow. Be ready to see a variety of wildlife drawn to the Black Locust Tree as they can attract Bees, hummingbirds and butterflies. Once in bloom the flowers will be White in color. When receiving your plant they will ship to you between 18- 24 inches in height. We unfortunately cannot send these to the following states: AK, HI. We apologize! We only ship to the Continental U.S. and some states and the USDA have restrictions on specific plants. Please refer to the above section for a breakdown of the plant details and information. Happy Planting!  

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  • 5
    doing nicely

    Posted by Lynda Buchholz on 06/16/20

    This tree started leaves soon after planting and looks healthy. Not if only it makes it through the winter.

  • 4
    Black Locust

    Posted by minhtri nguyen on 01/27/20

    Tree is okay however, it grows so slow, because i bought only small one. Thanks

  • 4
    Works great

    Posted by Unknown on 05/07/18

    Planted them on Friday and already have leaves growing on all of them on Monday. I did soak the roots for 24 hours before I planted them.