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Ostrya carpinifolia
Hop Hornbeam (was £28.00)

Ostrya carpinifolia
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Price: £19.95 Quantity :

Description

Special Offer - This attractive, ornamental tree is a early-18th century introduction to the UK from the Mediterranean region. It has veined, lush green, Carpinus-like leaves which can turn butter yellow in a good, crisp autumn.

Once established, it also has small, white, pendent flowers in late spring followed by fascinating large catkins later in the year. A fine tree suitable for most gardens and woodland areas.

Supplied Size: 3L or 4L pots (approx 3 years old, 60 - 80 cm tall)

(was £28.00 - now £19.95)


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Fertile, moist soil. 
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Ostrya carpinifolia grows to be a medium to large branching tree once established.
    • Height: 15 - 20 m (50 - 65 ft)
    • Spread: 15 m (50 ft)

 


 


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