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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis - defenseless thorn tree (10 seeds)

Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis - defenseless thorn tree (10 seeds)

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    Genus of about 14 species of deciduous trees, usually thorny, of forested areas of North America, South Africa and tropical Asia. Gleditsia triacanthos var. Inermis is a medium-large deciduous tree, up to 20-25 meters tall with spreading foliage. The trunk is very branched and lacks the characteristic thorns of gleditsia triacanthos. The leaves are compound pinnate and the late spring inflorescences have small light green flowers. The fruit is a large pod with an elongated shape that is black when ripe.

    Pedoclimatic needs

    Grow in any fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Rustic species, it resists cold and even intense and prolonged frosts down to -20°/-25°c.

    Sowing

    In spring.

    For the correct sowing of this plant it is necessary to first scarify the seed with hot water. If you need to know how to do it, you can find all the information on scarification in this tutorial of ours on Youtube .

    Botanical Information

    Name: Gleditsia triacanthos var. helpless

    Family: Fabaceae

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