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HORNBEAM, FASTIGIATE
Carpinus betulus Fastigiata

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height60ft (18m)Exposed/WindyYes
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1-2ft (30-60cm)Dry ShadeNo
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasNo
EvergreenD *Chalky SoilYes
 

A densely conical form of common Hornbeam which is excellent planted as a specimen tree or where space is limited. Very narrow when young but broadening slightly with age. If planted 3ft (90cm) apart it will make a good tall screen with a minimal maintenance of pruning. Deciduous.
TREE 20ft x 9ft (6m x 2.7m) in 20 years, ultimate height 60ft (18m).

 Br 4-5ft
125-150cm
19.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
Pg = Pot grown.
This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Award of Garden Merit
Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.
 

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.


Mix and Match Offer Buy any three ornamental trees (except Eucalyptus and save 3).

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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