Carpinus betulus 'Rockhampton Red'

Carpinus betulus 'Rockhampton Red'

Family: Betulaceae

Common hornbeam close to the type. Flaming orange leaves in autumn. Height 15m.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Orange
  • Red
  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Limestone
  • Neutral

Climate

Zone 5: from -29°C to -23°C

Interesting plant

  • In autumn

Sizes

10 to 15m
10 to 15m

Exposure

  • Sunny
  • Part shade

Use in the garden

  • Isolated
  • Massif
  • Parterre

Notable interests:

  • Foliage