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European Hornbeam

This fine landscape tree is an excellent choice for use as a screen, hedge or an individual specimen. Best in full sun, it also tolerates light shade. The slender olive-brown stems have prominent lenticels. The mature bark is quite handsome, smooth, sinewy and steel gray.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 40 - 60'
  • Spread: 30 - 40'
  • Shape: Pyramidal in youth, oval at maturity
  • Foliage: Dark green
  • Fall Foliage: Yellowish-green
  • Zone: 5 - 7
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

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