Category:
Shade Tree
Genus:
Carpinus
Species:
betulus
Cultivar
'Fastigiata'
Common Name:
'Fastigiata' European Hornbeam
Height:
30 to 40 Feet
Spread:
20 to 25 Feet
Habit:
Dense, pyramidal tree, becoming somewhat rounded with age. Moderate growth rate.
Zone:
5 to 8
Culture:
Full Sun.
Flower:
Insignificant.
Fruit:
Small 1/4" nut in September.
Foliage:
2-4" long, serrated, dark green in summer, yellow in fall. Deciduous.