Carpinus betulus 'Columnaris Nana'

Carpinus betulus 'Columnaris Nana'

Vernacular name:
Family: Betulaceae

Small dwarf common hornbeam from 5 to 10m high. Columnar port and very compact. Fits well along an alley.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Limestone
  • Neutral

Climate

Zone 5: from -29°C to -23°C

Sizes

5 to 10m
5 to 10m

Exposure

  • Sunny
  • Part shade

Use in the garden

  • Isolated
  • Massif
  • Parterre
  • Pot and tray (terrace and balcony)
  • Rockery

Notable interests:

  • Dwarf
  • Columnar port