Purple Robe Locust
Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Purple Robe’
33 feet high x 25 feet wide
Open upright shape
Out of stock
Racemes of deep rose-pink pea-like flowers in late spring are the first reason to choose this tree, then add the overall tree shape with a wonderfully textured, dark-barked trunk and the bluish-green open canopy of pinnate, fernlike foliage. Tolerance of dry alkaline soil is good.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.