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Twisty Baby™ Dwarf Black Locust

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Lace Lady'

SKU
07019
Unique dwarf shrub with interesting twisted branches. The contorted 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. Deciduous.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationroh-BIN-i-a sew-doh-a-KAY-see-a
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing to 15 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Design IdeasWith its contorted branches and dwarf growth, this small shrub makes a novel planting in a container. Or plant it along a walkway for high visibility.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary
Growth HabitMultiple Trunk
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fruit Poisonous, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Road Salt
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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