Thornless Honey Locust Gleditsia triacanthos Inermis

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Botanical Name:

Gleditsia triacanthos Inermis

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Gleditsia

Species:

triacanthos

Cultivar:

Inermis

Common Name:

Thornless Honey Locust

Seeds Per Pound:
2,120
Quantity:
159.07 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
13
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
60-100 feet
Collection Locale:
Oregon
Crop Year:
2021
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 159.07 lb
Prices
  • Gleditsia triacanthos Inermis

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$4.95
1 oz
$12.95
1 lb
$31.50
1 kg
$62.00
10 lb
$277.20
50 lb
$1,338.75
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Pour boiling water over seed , let stand in water for 24 hours, repeat process on seed that did not imbibe.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required.
In a Nutshell:
* This is the thornless version of the species. It is a popular street tree in the East and Midwest and offers a graceful habit and fine textured leaves that can be spectacular in their rich golden yellow fall color. The light shade the bright green summer foliage casts allows grass to grow next to the trunk. It is very adaptable to soils and displays excellent salt tolerance.
* The pods have been made into a tea for the treatment of indigestion, measles, catarrh etc. The juiceof the pods is antiseptic. The pods have been seen as a good antidote for children's complaints.
* Current research is examining the leaves as a potential source of anticancer compounds.
* The seeds have been roasted and used as a coffee substitute. Seedpods - the pulp is sweet and can be eaten raw or made into sugar. The render young seedpods can be cooked and eaten. more...
* Our "Thornless" seed comes very true. There will be a few seedlings that develop thorns, but not many. more...