Locust, Twisty Baby
Description: Unique dwarf shrub with interesting twisted branches. The twisted form makes an excellent small patio specimen and conversation piece. Grows well for many years in large containers. Prune back annually to encourage contorted growth.
Common Name: Twisty Baby Locust
Scientific Name: Robinia pseudoacacia 'Lace Lady'
Type: Deciduous, Tree
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 10-12' height, 6-8' spread
Summer Foliage Color: Green
Fall Foliage Color: Yellow
Bloom Color: White (Fruit in September and October)
Bloom Period: May - June
Landscape Use: General Garden Use, Mass Planting, Rock/Alpine Gardens, Container Planting, Focal Point, Vertical Accent
Zone: 4 - 9
Growth Rate: Fast
Companion Plants: Mums, Aster, Coreopsis, Ferns, Almost any flowering perennial