european-hornbeam

Botanical Name Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata'
Common Name European Hornbeam
Plant Type tree
Hardiness Zone 4-8
Height 30-40 ft.
Spread 20-30 ft.
Habit columnar habit
Exposure full sun
Bloom Type March
Bloom Color yellow
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest good fall color
Suggested Use specimen, architectural interest
Locations Professor John's Courtyard, T3
Notes Younger trees are very columnar, but mature trees can get quite large with more of a pear-shaped canopy.
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