Carpinus betulus fastigiata – Upright Hornbeam

  • Description
A narrow upright form of Carpinus Betulus. Gradually widening with maturity. Oval ribbed green leaves that have good autumn colouring of yellows and oranges eventually turning brown and remaining on the tree for long periods over winter. Excellent Street or Avenue tree or shelter belt if planted closer together. Very hardy
Height x Width 8 x 3
Height Range Medium 5-10m
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Tree
Shape / Habit Columnar
Country of Origin Europe
Similar to Consider Betula var.  Cupressus totem, Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiata, Olea El Greco, Knightia Excelsa, Acer Bowall, Poplar crow’s nest, Quercus robur fastigiata
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
Deciduous Leaf Colour Golden Yellow
  • Flower
Flower Colour Insignificant
  • Uses
Accent Yes
 Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.