PYRAMIDAL EUROPEAN HORNBEAM

Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’

 

The dominant characteristic of this tree is the beautiful form. When young it will take on a narrow slender profile but as it gets much older it will broaden to to 20 or 25' . It will attain a perfect tall pyramidal shape with very little pruning.

 

 
 
FALL COLOR

SHAPE AT MATURITY

Height:  35′

Spread:  25′

Shape:  Dense compact, narrow when young, becoming oval

Foliage:  Dark Green

Fall Color:  Yellow

Zone:  5