Hornbeam. Ideal tree for hedging or pleaching. Attractive oval green ribbed foliage that has good autumn tones before turning brown. The leaves hold on the tree well into winter. Smooth grey bark, ornamental catkins in spring followed by ornamental winged seed 'nuts'. Deciduous.
Colour: Yellow / Green Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15m x 10m
An upright narrow form of Hornbeam with oval ribbed green leaves that have good autumn colour, eventually turning brown. The leaves often remain on the tree for quite some time over winter. The tree will gradually broaden with age. Attractive catkins
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 10m x 8m
Hop Hornbeam. A deciduous tree that will reach up to 15 metres high and then spread to form a broad conical shape. Known as the Hop Hornbeam due to the seed clusters that hang down like bunches of hops. The foliage turns golden yellow in autumn. Plant in full sun to part shade.
Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15m x 10m