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Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Suncole'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

This cultivar is noted for its fern-like foliage that emerges bright golden-bronze, fades to green as it matures, then colors golden-yellow again in fall. Summer pruning will maintain yellow foliage color. This adaptable tree grows at a medium rate forming a round, irregular outline. Thornless and seedless, it is great for light, filtered shade.

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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Foliage Color

Bright golden-bronze to green foliage

Plant Spread


Good Companions

Plant Height


Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

well drained

Characteristics & Attributes


Bloom Time

Critter Resistance


full sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

spring leaf color