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Carpinus betulus 'Quercifolia'
Oak-leaved Hornbeam

Price: £35.00 Quantity :

Description

A handsome small tree to medium sized, Carpinus betulus 'Quercifolia' has dark green, lobed leaves which are very oak-like in appearance. Fairly slow growing and not for instant gratification.

Carpinus betulus 'Quercifolia' is suitable for most sites and soils.

Supplied Size: 3L square pot (approx 3 - 4 years old, 80 - 100 cm tall)


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil including chalk.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Carpinus betulus 'Quercifolia'  grows to be a small to medium sized, rounded tree.
    • Height: 10 - 12 m (32 - 40 ft)
    • Spread: 10 m (32 ft)
  • Notes: Any occasional branches or twigs which develop with the more 'normal' oval shaped leaves should be pruned out.

 


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