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CARPINUS / HORNBEAM - American Hornbeam / Blue Beech

Common Name: American Hornbeam / Blue Beech

Botanical Name: Carpinus caroliniana

Type: Tree

Height: 20-30'

Spread: 20-30'

Bloom: Feb

Sun Needs: Full Sun

Description

Spreading irregular shape, green foliage, orange to red in the fall, blue-gray bark is fluted with long sinewy ridges, slow growing.

Keywords

Bloom: Insignificant Flowers, Deciduous, Fall Color, Thornless, Cottage Garden, Well-Drained Soil, Clay Soil, Moist Soil, Normal Soil, Rocky Soil, Slow Growth Rate; t0190, t0191, t0192, t0193, t0194, t0195, t0196, t0197, t0198, t0199