The foliage of Carpinus betulus Lucas
The foliage of Carpinus betulus Lucas
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Carpinus betulus Lucas

Hornbeam

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This clonal selection of Carpinus betulus is a neater version that its parent, producing a more compact and regular crown at maturity.

It is not fastigiate though it may give that appearance when young. It forms a oval crown at maturity.

Thriving on most free draining soils, Carpinus betulus Lucas is particularly happy on heavier clay soils.

Hornbeam makes a great screening tree and being native supports a range of wildlife.

Mature height: 7-12m

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