Robinia viscosa

Clammy Locust

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Growing Info

Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours,If seeds do not swell treat with boiling water
Stratification: none required
Germination: sow seed 1/4 deep, tamp the soil, keep moist, mulch the seed bed

Other: if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required, innoculant could be used 

Looking for a hardy and adaptable deciduous tree that can thrive in a variety of soil types and withstand environmental stressors? Look no further than the Robinia viscosa, also known as the Clammy Locust. This impressive tree can grow up to 13 meters in height, with beautiful hermaphroditic flowers that bloom from May to June and attract pollinating insects. Not only is it nitrogen-fixing, but it can also tolerate dry, moist, and nutrient-poor soils, making it a low-maintenance yet visually striking addition to any landscape. Discover more about the Robinia viscosa at plants.usda.gov.

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