Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst'

Golden Honey Locust

Technical information

Height: 8m x Width: 8m

Habit & Growth rate: A moderate to fast growing tree, the Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst' has a rounded form with pendulous branches.

Foliage: The Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst' display yellow-green foliage that turn completely yellow in the autumn months.


The Gleditsia triacanthos 'Sunburst' prefers well-drained soils and likes to have full sun exposure. Tolerates a wide range of conditions including air polution and low levels of drought. Perfect as a stand alone tree in any size garden because of its attractive and unique foliage.

All plant dimensions are estimates only and ultimate size and growth rates will depend on growing conditions, particularly when used in some urban environments.