Hornbeam or Carpinus Betulus is a popular native hedge that produces wonderful autumn colour similar to Beech hedging. A nice dense green screen in summer that is a great wind and noise break, turning a copper colour in the autumn and can retain some foliage throughout the winter depending on weather and if exposed. Hornbeam likes full sun or partial shaded locations and will do well in normal or clay soils, a resilient variety that can tolerate exposed and wet locations. Growth rate is approx 30cm per annum and is available in bare root, root ball and pot grown forms giving plenty of choice and options throughout the year. We are more than happy to help advise and guide you through your order, please call or email us for any advice.
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