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Thornless Honey Locust

Thornless Honey Locust

Botanical name  Gleditsia triacanthos f.inermis
Family  Thornless Honey Locust
Details  A very elegant spreading tree with bright green fern-like leaves. Excellent shade and autumn colour tree. Fixes nitrogen and the edible seed pods are valued for stock fodder. Thrives in the heat and dry. Thornless. Deciduous. Hardy.
Diameter  11.00
Height (m)  20
Drought tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  

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Thornless Honey Locust Seed

Thornless Honey Locust Seed

Botanical name  Gleditsia triacanthos f.inermis
Details  Excellent shade and autumn colour tree.
Produces very large pods with sticky sweet pulp, valued for stock fodder.
Thrives in the heat and dry.
Drought tolerance  
Jugulone tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Tags    perennial  tree  legume 
Price  $4.90  20 seeds
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Nitrogen fixing plant species suited to temperate climate such as North Canterbury New Zealand

Nitrogen fixing plant species suited to temperate climate such as North Canterbury New Zealand

Nitrogen is an essential element for plant growth. Certain plants have a useful ability to capture nitrogen from the atmosphere. This is often achieved through symbiotic relationship with fungi in the root zone. Being able access unlimited nitrogen allows these plants to grow quickly while also making some available to surrounding plants. The practical reality is that including nitrogen fixing plants of various shapes and sizes amongst other productive plantings improves overall health, vigour and fertility,