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Kentucky Coffeetree (Gymnocladus dioicus)

Scientific Name: Gymnocladus dioicus
Available Size: 3-4′

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Description

Type: Deciduous tree

Family: Fabaceae

Height: 60-80 feet

Spread: 40-55 feet

Native Range: Central and Eastern US and Canada, statewide in Missouri

Ideal Site Requirements:

Soil: moist, organically rich, well drained 

Water: Medium

Sunlight needs: Full sun

Tolerates: Drought, air pollution

Landscape use: Shade tree, rain garden

Brief Description: Tall tree with rough scaly bark, and bipinnately compound leaves, adapts well to urban conditions. Seed pods persist into winter. Good landscape tree for large spaces.

Possible Problems: No serious insect or disease problems.

Stand out Features: Dioecious, but females make large seed pods

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