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Gymnocladus dioicus

Gymnocladus dioicus
Kentucky Coffee Tree

This tree grows in the Carolinian forest of south-western Ontario, but can thrive in Peterborough in a protected location.  Kentucky Coffee Trees are excellent roadside trees, since they are tolerant of drought and road salt. Currently, the Kentucky Coffee Tree is listed as a Threatened  species both provincially and nationally.

Height x Width (feet)

52 x 39

Sun Requirements

Full sun to partial shade

Water Requirements

Dry to moist

Urban Friendliness

Excellent. Salt tolerant

Products Available

3-4'      $30      Item Number: TN2800

> 6'      $100      Item Number: TN2801