Kentucky Coffeetree

Great tree for large landscapes and parks. Can be used in urban conditions and for a street tree. This tree creates seed pods similar to a locust tree. Does best in moist, rich, and well-drained soils. Suckers to form a colony in the wild.

Gymnocladus dioicus

Plant Uses & Characteristics:

  • Height- 60-80 ft.
  • Spread- 40-55 ft.
  • Foliage Color- Green
  • Flower Color- Greenish White
  • Flowering Period: Spring
  • Accent- Fall color.

Growing Conditions:

  • ​​Sun Exposure- Full sun
  • Hardiness Zone- 3-8
  • Growth Rate- Slow to Moderate