Latin: Gleditsia triacanthos inermis
Other common names: common honeylocust, thornless honey-locust
Mature Height: 30-70 ft.
Soil / Climate: Grows throughout the United States. Thornless honeylocust is easily transplanted and grown. Likes full sun and tolerant of most soils. Drought tolerant.
Notes: Bright yellow fall color. Commonly used shade tree. Fast grower. Seed pods 1.5 inches long.
Wildlife: Seeds are eaten by a variety of animals, including cattle, rabbit, squirrels, and small birds.