Hornbeam 'Fastigiata'


Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata'

‘Fastigiata' is a medium-sized deciduous tree; crown narrow when young, becoming compact and ovoid. Leaves ovate, ribbed and finely serrate, turning yellow in autumn. Fruiting catkins conspicuous, to 3 inches in length

Feed: An all-purpose fertilizer may be used every several years.

Prune: Prune in late winter or early spring.



Height: 35 feet

Spread: 20 feet

Blooming: Deciduous

Soil Moisture: Moist, Well Drained

Sun Exposure: Part Shade; Full Sun