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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Elegantissima'

Among one of the smallest growing Gleditsias, this is an attractive, compact, almost shrub-like tree. Bright green leaves turn bright yellow in the autumn months before falling. With its compact nature, this variety is ideal as a courtyard tree and the bushy habit also lends itself to being used as a screening tree.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.2-1.5m Available now
50cm/52L 1.4-1.5m Available now
200L 2.0-2.5m Available now
This tree is available to order (for trade customers only) as bareroot stock. Learn more
Foliage Deciduous 275
Form V-Shaped 70
Mature Size 4 x 3m
Family Fabaceae 16
Genus Gleditsia 5
Species Triacanthos var. inermis 4
A slow-growing deciduous tree, 'Elegantissima' makes an excellent choice for small gardens. Its fine foliage and shrubby habit give it a soft appearance in the garden. A great specimen tree. Also great in streetscapes, due to its small growth habit.
Position & Soil
Best suited to moist, fertile, deep soils in full sun position. Can tolerate most conditions and handle air pollution and urban conditions.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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