Carpinus betulus ‘Pendula’ Carpinus betulus ‘Pendula’

Carpinus betulus ‘Pendula’ Weeping European Hornbeam

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Description

Grows best in average, medium moisture soils in full sun. Tolerant of light shade. Prefers rich, moist loams. Adapts to both wet and dry sites. Generally tolerant of urban conditions. Regular pruning and spraying is advisable. May be used as a lawn, shade, hedge, but is not great for street trees due to their weeping form.

Form:
Rounded, Deciduous, Ornamental, Weeping, Shadetree
Size:
Large, 40-60’
Rate:
Moderate
Zone:
5-8
Leaves:
Dark green glossy, turning yellow, yellow-green in the fall
Bark:
Not showy
Fruit:
n/a
Flowers:
Not showy
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