Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Emerald Kascade'
Common name: 
Emerald Kascade Honeylocust
Pronunciation: 
gle-DIT-si-a tri-a-KAN-thos
Family: 
Fabaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Broadleaf deciduous tree or shrub, very weeping habit, grows to about 15 × 15 ft (~ 4.5 × 4.5 m), needs to be grafted on a standard or staked.  Reportedly is thornless and does not produce fruit.
  • Sun.  
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 3   Introduced about 1992 by Duncan & Davies nursery of New Zealand.
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