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

Hedge Pyramidal European Hornbeam

Hedge forms of Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata' are shaped to create an instant hedge. Shaped with vertical sides and a flat top these trees provide a uniform screen when planted sided by side.

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: Can be the Perfect Hedge!
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