Carpinus betulus ‘Pendula’ Hornbeam

Description: Carpinus betulus 'Pendula' is a very graceful, mushroom-headed tree with steeply pendant branches. It's ovate, serrated, prominently veined trees turn yellow and orange in the autumn creating a dramatic display. Hop-like clusters of fruit appear during the late summer also making this tree an eye-catching feature for any garden.

Carpinus Growing Tips: Suitable grown in heavy, wet or chalky soils. Prefer to be planted in a full sun or partial shade position.

Height and Spread (after 10 years) : 6m x 2m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • M Size: Medium
  • Leaf colour: Yellow / Green
  • Wet tolerant
  • Replacement prune
  • Chalk tolerant

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