Carpinus betulus “Fastigiata” / Pyramidal european hornbeam

Species: Carpinus betulus L.
Italian common noun: Pyramidal european hornbeam
Synonim: Carpinus betulus "Piramidalis"
Variety: “Fastigiata”
Family: Betulaceae
Natural shapesTrees DeciduosFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Botanical characteristics: It is a medium-sized deciduous fast-growing tree with a compact pyramidal-shaped crown. It has quite narrow crown when it is young, then expands from the base. Leaves fall in autumn.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is a species which was part of the the vegetal group in the Po valley called Quercus-Carpinetum, together with oaks. It lives in lowland forests, rarely on hills, on fresh rich well-drained soils. It also adapts to calcareous and clayish ones.

Use: It is suitable for small gardens and narrow places. Its used as a single plant or in groups of 3. It can be pruned to get a tree form.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Vaso 9.9.13 Vaso 9.9.13
Vaso Ø 18 Vaso Ø 18
Vaso Ø 22 Vaso Ø 22
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 350-400 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 400-450 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 450-500 cm
Zolla 6-8 cm
Zolla 8-10 cm
Zolla 12-14 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 16-18 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 18-20 cm