What kind of Tree?

Asked June 8, 2016, 7:17 PM EDT

What kind of Tree is this? Is it a mimosa tree? 2nd year it appeared in flower bed

Sussex County New Jersey trees and shrubs tree identification plant identification honey locust

1 Response

This appears to be a honey locust tree (Gleditsia triacanthos). It is a nice native tree that can grow from 30 to 70 feet tall and wide. Way too big to be close to the house though. Should transplant well.