- Size: 40-60’ tall and 30-40’ wide
- Growth Habit: Pyramidal as a young tree becoming rounded with age
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Light Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Soil Requirements: Very adaptable but prefers well drained soils.
- Appeal: The European Hornbeam is a jack of all trades. This plant is extremely tough and will handle adverse conditions with ease. Use it alone, in groups, borders, as a hedge, or even in planters.