Carpinus betulus fastigiata
Slow to moderate.
Pyramid shaped when young, gradually forming a rounded crown at maturity.
Light yellow orange, long, thick feathery flowers
Preferred Growing Conditions:
Thrives best in well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Carpinus betulus fastigiata can tolerate both alkaline and acidic soils. Generally free of pest and disease problems.
An incredibly versatile tree due to its narrow shape and favourable response to pruning, Carpinus betulus fastigiata is an excellent choice to create a formal hedge, screening and pleaching. It works equally as well as a specimen and shade tree with stunning yellow autumnal foliage.
* All dimensions are indicative