Carpinus betulus/ Grow in any soil, except very dry. Sun or partial shade.
Common hornbeam is deciduous with bright green leaves and hop-like catkins in the autumn. Can be used as part of a mixed native hedge, or on its own as a formal hedge. A good choice as an alternative to beech. RHS AGM.
Plant out: 30-45cm (1-1.5ft)
Maintenance: Prune in late summer to help retain the last flush of leaves for as long as possible into the autumn.
Height of plant at time of sale (cm): 60-90CM
- Manufacturer CodeGRO3796
- ConditionsFor Wildlife
You can find Hornbeam Bare Root Hedging online at Groves Nurseries or visit our garden centre in Bridport, Dorset. We're conveniently located in Bridport near Dorchester, Weymouth, and Yeovil in Dorset. You can buy Hornbeam Bare Root Hedging online or visit our garden centre.