European Hornbeam - Carpinus betulus

A deciduous medium-size tree with a broad, rounded form and dense, dark green foliage. Leaves are heavily textured with very impressed veins. Fall Colour is yellow. Great for screens or specimens. Moderate growing.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
30-40'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Narrow
Pyramidal
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
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Prefers a moist well drained soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Little pruning is required. Prune broken or damaged branches.

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