Honeylocust Skyline - Gleditsia Triacanthos Skyline
The Skyline Honeylocust tree is a popular choice for landscaping in Wisconsin due to its fast growth rate, tolerance to urban conditions, and attractive foliage. It is a deciduous tree that grows to be 40-50 feet tall and 30-40 feet wide, with a pyramidal shape. The leaves are pinnately compound, with 11-17 leaflets, and turn a golden yellow color in the fall. The tree is thornless and has no messy seedpods, making it a good choice for areas where people will be walking under the tree. Skyline Honeylocust trees are also relatively low-maintenance, requiring little pruning or care.
The Skyline Honeylocust is tolerant of a variety of soil conditions, including poor soil, and it is also resistant to pests and diseases. It is a good choice for street trees, parks, and other landscapes.