Carpinus betulus fastigiata - Upright Hornbeam Tree European Hornbeam

An excellent landscape tree, Carpinus betulus fastigiata - Upright Hornbeam Tree European Hornbeam is suitable for screening, hedging, pleaching due to its excellent response to pruning. For this reason, the  Carpinus betulus fastigiata - Upright Hornbeam Tree is perfect for hedging, with its narrow shape and stunning yellow autumn foliage. 

Height: 8 metres

Width: 6 metres

Growth rate: Slow to moderate.

Form: Pyramidal when young, gradually forming a rounded crown at maturity.

Foliage: Carpinus betulus - Hornbeam Tree European Hornbeam has mid-green leaves.

Flower:  Light yellow orange, long, thick feathery flowers

Tolerances:  Carpinus betulus fastigiata - Upright Hornbeam Tree has a wide range of tolerances, including alkaline and acidic soils. Does best in well drained soils in full sun or part shade. Generally free of pest and disease problems. Grows in full sun to part shade

Landscape Use:  Carpinus betulus - Hornbeam Tree European Hornbeam can be used to create a stately formal hedge or works well as a specimen and shade tree



Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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Blerick Tree Farm 
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55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
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