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2-0 (Height: 20" average, 8" minimum)
Kentucky Coffeetree (Gymnocladus dioicus) Zones 3-8
Growth Rate: slow (less than 12" per year) Height: 60-75' / Spread: 20-30'
pH Levels: adaptable Soil: moist to well-drained, clay, alkaline, dry sites
Sun: full sun to partial shade Tolerate: occasional flooding, drought, pollution, salt spray, soil salt
Fall Color: yellow
Flowering Dates: May-June; greenish-white inconspicuous flowers appear
Seed Dispersal Dates: late winter-spring; flat, thick, woody legume
Uses: Drainages, moist wooded ravines and bottomland areas for stabilization, farmsteads, rocky hillsides, shade tree. Used in ash and elm tree replacement plantings.
Note: Very disease tolerant. Leaves and seeds are toxic to sheep, cattle, and horses.
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These are bare root seedlings. The roots of some seedlings may be trimmed for ease of planting and packaging purposes.
The price above is listed per individual seedling. A total price for your seedlings will appear in your cart and at check out. Shipping cost will be calculated during checkout.