Columnar European Hornbeam

Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’

  • Size:  30-40’ tall and 20-30’ wide
  • Growth Habit: oval-vase shape
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Soil Requirements: Very adaptable but prefers well drained soils.
  • Appeal:  The Columnar Hornbeam has a multitude of uses due to its tight shape and dense branching habit.  Often used as an alternative for winter screening due to its dense branching, it is a beautiful tree that is very hardy.