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Robinia pseudoacacia Lace Lady

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Robinia pseudoacacia Lace Lady Black Locust, False Acacia,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs, Trees Oval, Rounded

Ornamental deciduous dwarf shrub or small tree, with lacy green leaves that turn yellow in Autumn, appearing on beautiful twisted branches. Creamy, fragrant pea-shaped flowers during Spring. Great year round interest. Great feature for small gardens, containers and coastal areas. Grows approx. 5m tall x 3m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Fabaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green, Yellow
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate