Carpinus japonica ‘Chinese Lantern’ Hornbeam

Description: Carpinus japonica 'Chinese Lantern' is a hardy, slow growing rounded tree with double-toothed, dark green leaves, turning golden yellow in autumn. Large, hanging greenish yellow flowers mature to brown catkins.

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
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • S Size: Small
  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Autumn colour

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