Robinia x ambigua
Fairly fast growing plants, well adapted to hot, dry regions. Leaves are divided like feathers into many roundish leaflets. Clusters of white or pink, sweet pea-shaped flowers bloom from midspring to early summer, followed by bean-like pods about 4 in. long.
Locust trees tolerate poor soil and can get by on little or no water, but they do have some drawbacks: their wood is brittle, roots are aggressive, and plants often spread by suckers.Robinia x ambigua
A hybrid between Robinia pseudoacacia and R. viscosa, this seldom-grown, pink-flowering locust grows 40 ft. tall and nearly as wide. Its varieties are better known.
Many plants bear the hard-shelled fruits we call gourds. One of the most commonly planted is Cucur...
Infrequently grown species. Flowers are small (just 1 in.wide) and single, but bloom is incredibly pro...
Winter squash is grown for harvest in late summer or fall; it stores well and is used for baking and f...