Upright European Hornbeam
Botanical Name: Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata'
Common Name: Upright European Hornbeam
Height: 30-40' Spread: 20-30' Habit/Form: oval Growth Rate:Slow Zone: 5-7
Cultural Requirements: Full sun to part shade in well-drained soil; pH tolerant; minimal pruning required
Ornamental Characteristics: Narrow habit; handsome slate gray smooth to fluted bark; densely branched; clean, dark green foliage changes to yellow in late fall; spring-blooming catkins and small ribbed nutlets surrounded by leafy bracts
Use in the Landscape: Excellent as screens, hedges, groupings around large buildings
- Columnar or Fastigiate Trees 100%
Trees that are naturally narrow, usually with a single trunk, and have a shorter, uniform branch spread are referred to as columnar trees. Trees that have many trunks or branches that grow erect and close together to form a uniform, narrow crown are...
- Princeton Sentry Ginkgo 100%
Botanical Name: Ginkgo biloba ‘Princeton Sentry' Common Name: Princeton Sentry Ginkgo Updated 4/2012 Height: 60' Spread: 10-15' Habit/Form: Columnar Growth Rate: Slow Zone: 3-8Cultural Requirements: Full sun, prefers deep sandy soils...
- Upright Eastern White Pine 100%
Botanical Name: Pinus strobus ‘Fastigiata’ Common Name: Upright Eastern White Pine Updated 11/2012 Click on an image to enlarge Form Needles Cones Bark Height:...
- Shawnee Brave Bald Cypress 100%
Botanical Name: Taxodium distichum 'Mickelson' Common Name: Bald-Cypress - SHAWNEE BRAVE™ Updated 1/2013 Click on an image to enlarge. Fall form Fall leaf Height: 50' Spread: 20' Habit/Form: Narrowly...
- Ivory Silk Tree Lilac 100%
Botanical Name: Syringa reticulata ssp. reticulata 'Ivory Silk'Common Name: Ivory Silk Japanese Tree Lilac Updated 1/2013 click image to enlarge Flower Height: 20-25' Spread: 15-25' Habit/Form: Oval Growth Rate: Medium...
- Adirondack Crabapple 99%
Botanical Name: Malus ‘Adirondack’ Common Name: Adirondack Crabapple Updated 10/2012 Click image to enlarge Form Fruit Bark Height:12' Spread: 6' Habit/Form: Columnar Growth Rate:...