Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata' (cylinder) Sold Out For Spring 2021

Cylinder Pyramidal European Hornbeam

Category: Deciduous, Ornamental, Screening | Size: Medium , Narrow | Hardiness Zones: 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 | Fall Color: Yellow | Growth Rate: Slow | Adaptability: Urban Tolerant, Alkaline Soil Tolerant
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Cylinder forms of Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata" are built to provide a special architectural feature in the landscape. Following the European tradition of pruning this species to create nearly topiary type density, we have shaped these trees into tight vertical columns. We trust in your imagination to create a landscape that will provide stunning impact with these eye catching artworks.

Category: Medium shade or ornamental; deciduous
Hardiness: 4 to 8
Foliage: Uniquely dense and sharply set
Fall Color: Yellow
Flower: Pale green; inconspicuous
Fruit: Small brown nutlet; inconspicuous
Bark: Smooth, muscular, gray
Texture: Medium to fine
Shape: Cylinder
Mature Size: Varies depending on maintenance but can become 35' tall by 15-20' wide
Growth Rate: Slow to Medium
Adaptability: Carpinus betulus Fastigiata is an excellent urban tree!
Native Habitat: Europe