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Carpinus betulus

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Carpinus betulus

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Common Hornbeam,
$0.00 ex GST
Wantirna
A4, A11, Specials
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Wantirna
A4, A11, Specials
Size: 20cm
Available: 12
$/Unit (EX GST): $20.60 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $22.66 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Carpinus betulus Common Hornbeam,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Trees Broad Domed, Horizontal Branching, Upright, V-Shaped

Description:
Large deciduous broad-domed shaped tree, with smooth grey bark. Large round dark green dense foliage that changes yellow then orange in autumn. Long greenish-white catkin flowers are not showy. Grows 20m+ x 15m. A more common form of this tree is fastigiata.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m >10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Feature, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Container / Pot, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Water deeply for the first year. Water 1-2 times per week during dry periods. Feed with a suitable fertiliser in autumn and spring. Mulch annually to conserve water and assist with weed suppression. Healthy plants should have no pest and disease issues.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Betulaceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Yellow
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High
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