Compare the specifications of Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia' varieties.

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Tree Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia' Golden Robinia




Description This attractive deciduous tree provides soft filtered shade with its open habit and pinnate leaf shape. It is a moderate grower with striking lime green foliage which intensifies into a vibrant, golden colour in autumn. Long white, pea-like flowers are fragrant and appear in early summer, followed by smooth brown seed pods. Suitable for hot dry climates and coastal conditions, however it does need shelter from strong winds as the branches may tend towards being brittle.    
Mature Size 9-12 x 6m    
Uses Robinia 'Frisia' makes a great residential feature tree due to its striking foliage colour and dappled shade. Can also be used for street planting or in parks and gardens.    
Position & Soil This selection is toleratant of most soil types altough it does prefers a moist well drained soil and full sun.    
Pot sizes
in production
• 50cm/52L (1.8-2.2m)
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