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Black locust Robinia pseudoacacia Umbraculifera

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Water Black locustTenere asciutto
We advise watering the young specimens, or the recently sheltered ones; the adult specimens usually are satisfied with rain water. Water sporadically, with 1-2 buckets of water , leaving the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when watering we suggest avoiding excesses, but to wet the substratum well. Let's act every 4-5 weeks .

Cultivation Black locust
These plants have an erect development; in the lower part they usually show a bare stem, while towards the top they widen to form the crown. The Black locust is medium in size and 8 m in height; in the spring it assumes a white colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The Black locust develops in an erect manner and, as the years go by, becomes a tree.

Light Black locustSole pieno
We suggest to position the The Black locust in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day. With a particularly windy climate we suggest securing young trees to long solid stakes, to avoid that the wind could bare young and not very developed roots; specimens which are only a few years old might fear intense cold and wind.We advise cultivating the The Black locust outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures.

Water Black locustTenere asciutto
Water sporadically, with 1-2 buckets of water , leaving the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when watering we suggest avoiding excesses, but to wet the substratum well. Let's act every 4-5 weeks . We advise watering the young specimens, or the recently sheltered ones; the adult specimens usually are satisfied with rain water.

Pests Black locust
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.

Mold Black locust
Grow these plants in a dissolved and deep, but well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
4
0
2
1
0
1
continental
3
0
2
2
0
1
mediterranean
2
0
2
3
0
1

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Plant Black locust

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This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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