Thornless honey locust tree, which is occurs naturally in the wild, is the thornless variety of “Gleditsia triacanthos”, which commonly called honey locust. Thornless honey locust (Forma inermis) is best grown in organically rich, moist, well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerant of a wide range of soils. Also tolerant of wind, high summer heat, drought and saline conditions.
Thornless Honey Locust Tree
Thornless honey locust has showy flowers and blooms from May to June. It planted for the shade and along the streets.
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General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.
A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.