Carpinus orientalis 'Bas'
(Dwarf Hornbeam) A rare, slow growing dwarf tree, Carpins orientalis 'Bas' has a tiny dark green leaves and a compact rounded habit. Very interesting but not for instant gratification.
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A rare, slow growing dwarf tree, Carpins orientalis 'Bas' has a tiny dark green leaves and a compact rounded habit. Very interesting but not for instant gratification.
Carpins orientalis 'Bas' can be grown as a standalone specimen plant or in a large container. Suitable for gardens with any space.
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Fertile, well drained soil. Carpins orientalis 'Bas' is tolerant of dry soil conditions.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Rate of Growth: Slow.
- Habit: Carpins orientalis 'Bas' grows to be a compact shrub in the short term or eventually a very small, rounded tree.
- Height: 2.5 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft)
- Spread: 2.5 m (8 ft)
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Mature Size
- Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Windy & Exposed
- Special Features
- To grow in a pot, Honey Fungus Resistant
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