Go Back Locust Purple Robe

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Purple Robe'

Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

An attractive, compact, rounded tree. This beautiful globe Locust has fragrant, dark rose-pink flowers and foliage that emerges a bronzy-red before turning a bronzy-green for the summer. This tree is also drought tolerant. Reddish-brown to almost black bark is deeply ridged and furrowed. Tolerates summer heat and survives under tough conditions.

 


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Flower Color

Rose-pink flowers

Foliage Color

Bronzy-red foliage turns a bronzy-green for summer

Plant Spread

30 ft. wide 50 ft. high

Good Companions

Plant Height

N/A

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture


Characteristics & Attributes

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