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Carpinus betulus
European Hornbeam   


Available Sizes
2" 2.5"


HARDINESS: Zones 4-7

GROWTH HABIT: 40'-60'' high with a 40' spread.  Pyramidal in youth; oval rounded at maturity. Slow to medium growth rate; adapts to partial shade to full sun.

FOILAGE: Medium green leaves turning yellow in fall.

BARK: Smooth, grey.

LANDSCAPE VALUE: Small tree that is adaptable to urban areas especially for streets and medians. Excellent use as specimen, shade tree, or can be used as a screen and hedge.  Upright growth lends itself to areas with pedestrian traffic.

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