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Robinia hispida (Bristly Locust)
  • Robinia hispida (Bristly Locust)

    Type: Native Tree/Shrub

    Height: 2-10' tall; 5-15' wide

    Sun: Full Sun

    Flowers: Pale Purple

    Water: Dry to medium moisture


    Rose to pale purple flowers appear in May, followed by bristly, purple seed pods. Plant is stiffly hair. Tolerates dry, poor soils and Deer. Aggressive spreader.

    • Photo Credit

      Emőke Dénes [CC BY-SA (]

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