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Carpinus fangiana
Fang's Hornbeam

Carpinus fangiana
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Price: £45.00 Quantity :

Description

A rare species of hornbeam native to China, Carpinus fangiana has eye-catching veined, finely toothed, dark green leaves (up to 20 cm long). Established plants can also produce long, pale green catkins up to 25 - 30 cm tall.

Our other hornbeams can be viewed here: Carpinus

Supplied Size: 2L/3L pots (young plants only) - very limited availability this year


  • Position: Light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist, fertile soil. 
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: April - May.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: In the UK, Carpinus fangiana usually grows to  be a small branching tree.
    • Height: 6 m (20 ft)
    • Spread: 4 m (13 ft)

 


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