Thornless Common Honey Locust
(Gleditsia triacanthos inermis)
The Common Honey Locust Tree is an excellent lawn tree for providing filtered shade. This tree can reach heights between 30 to 70 feet.
Soil Type: Prefers rich, moist bottomlands and limestone soils, salt tolerant and tolerant of drought conditions.
Zones: 4 to 9
Stratification Requirement: Seeds should be scarified in concentrated sulfuric acid for 1 to 2 hours.