ACACIA – Gleditschia triacanthos

Large thorny tree with open crown. It can exceed 20, 23 meters in height. It grows excellently in practically all soils, including clayey ones.

Little subject to adversity, introduced in Italy and Europe in the 18th century, it is naturalized in many plain and hilly areas without becoming invasive. Thanks to its great versatility and adaptability, numerous ornamental selections are on the market.