previous
  • Pick Plants for Fragrance
    Pick Plants for Fragrance
  • 20 Gardenworthy Self-Sowers
    20 Gardenworthy Self-Sowers
  • Plant Finder: Spring Plants
    Plant Finder: Spring Plants
  • Planting the Right Way
    Planting the Right Way
  • Get your FREE Everyday Roses download now!
    Get your FREE Everyday Roses download now!
  • DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis
    DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis
  • Seed Starting in Speedling Trays
    Seed Starting in Speedling Trays
  • Indoor Seed Starting Materials List
    Indoor Seed Starting Materials List
  • Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid
    Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid
  • 3 Ways to Design with Containers
    3 Ways to Design with Containers
  • Rex Begonias
    Rex Begonias
  • How to Grow Mustard
    How to Grow Mustard
  • Garden Design Basics
    Garden Design Basics
  • Black Plants Done Right
    Black Plants Done Right
  • 10 Seed-Starting Tips
    10 Seed-Starting Tips
  • Go Green on the Patio
    Go Green on the Patio
  • NEW Video Series: There's a Better Way
    NEW Video Series: There's a Better Way
  • Using Containers as Elements of a Design
    Using Containers as Elements of a Design
  • Homegrown / Homemade
    Homegrown / Homemade
  • Building Better Borders
    Building Better Borders
  • 10 Combinations for Shade
    10 Combinations for Shade
  • Bold and Beautiful Zinnias
    Bold and Beautiful Zinnias
next

Browse Plants

Narrowed By:Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies+ Flower Color: Pink+ Moisture: Adaptable+ Spread: 6 -10 ft
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 listings   Sort By: Sort
Robinia hispida Robinia hispida
(Rose acacia, Bristly locust)
Be the first to rate this plant
Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

This showy flowering shrub grows to 8 feet tall and wide and features dark green, compound pinnate leaves on bristly stems and pendant clusters of fragrant, pea-like, rose-pink flowers that are attractive to bees and butterflies in late spring and early summer. The flowers are occasionally followed by bristly, reddish-brown seed pods. Native to the southeastern United States, this aggressive shrub spreads by suckers and is considered invasive in Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington. All parts of this plant are at least mildly poisonous.


Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 listings   Sort By: Sort