09 May Gleditsia triacanthos Sunburst
DESCRIPTION: An attractive, deciduous tree with bright yellow, ferny foliage. In summer the leaves age to lime green before returning to a golden tint in autumn.
USES: A popular tree for large parks and gardens.
POSITION: Prefers an open, sunny position in moist, well drained soil and will tolerate frost and drought. CARE: Prune to promote one single trunk.
PLANTING: Cultivate soil before planting. Dig hole twice the width of the container. Remove plant from container and place into the hole so the soil level is the same as the surrounding ground.