Cricket Hill Garden
Robinia pseudoacacia, 'Frisia' Black Locust
Variety description: Pinnate foliage similar to the species type but bright yellow in spring then greenish-yellow in summer. This is a fast growing tree that will put on 4-6' of new growth per year once established. This cultivar was f ound in the Willem Jansen nursery in Holland in 1935, and named after the province of Friesland.
Height and Spread at Maturity: 30'+ tall and 30'+ wide.
Site requirements: Best in full sun. It is very adaptable to both dry and moist locations, and not fussy about soil type.
Hardiness: USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 24-36" with strong central leader.
When we ship: FALL 2022.