Hackberry - Celtis occidentalis

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Versatile shade tree with a rounded spreading form. Drought tolerant and adaptable to most city conditions. Handsome light green elm-like foliage in summer turns a vibrant yellow in fall. Interesting corky bark. Great for large landscapes.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Erosion Control
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
40-50'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly as needed to establish. Drought tolerant and adaptable to most city conditions. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Prune to remove broken or weak wood as needed. 

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