Robinia elliottii / Acacia rosa

Species: Robinia elliottii (Chapman) Ashe ex Small
Italian common noun: Acacia rosa
Synonim: Robinia hispida "Rosea"
Family: Fabaceae
Natural shapesShrubsTrees DeciduosFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Origin: U.S. southeast.

Botanical characteristics: It is a small deciduous tree or medium-sized shrub, fast growing, with spreading growth habit, not very thick. It has a rather brittle branches covered with reddish down. Leaves are imparipinnate, up to 20 cm long., composed of oval-shaped leaflets, deep green above, greyish below. In May-June it blooms large lilac-pink flowers in clusters. Fruits are flat vegetables.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It adapts to any soil, even poor and dry ones. It has an high resistance to pollution.

Use: It is used as ornamental plant in parks and gardens, even small, as single species or in combination with other shrubs. It is suitable for urban green areas and for the consolidation of sloping lands and river banks.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm
Zolla 6-8 cm
Zolla 8-10 cm
Zolla 12-14 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 1/2 fusto 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 16-18 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 1/2 fusto 16-18 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 18-20 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 1/2 fusto 18-20 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 20-25 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 1/2 fusto 20-25 cm