American Hornbeam

Slow growing indigenous tree, often called ironwood. Disease resistant. Lovely ornamental tree.

  • Kind: Carpinus
  • Species: Caroliniana
  • Hardiness zone: 3b
  • Height at maturity: 8 m
  • Width at maturity: 6 m
  • Color of the flower: Greenish catkin
  • Mature form: Oval, rounded
  • Fruit Name: Cluster of achenes
  • Fruit Color: Brown at maturity
  • Foliage: Lightr green and dark green becoming orange and scarlet-red in fall
SKU: 717 Category: Product ID: 2686