My selection to be printed
Add selected products
View my selection to be printed

CARPINUS betulus 'Pendula'
Common Hornbeam


Les produits ont été ajoutés à votre liste d'envies.
Les éléments ont été supprimés de votre liste d'envies.

:: Betulaceae :: CARPINUS :: betulus :: 'Pendula'
  • Type of products available: X/1/0P9

Main asset

A Carpinus with a weeping shape.

An interesting tree for its ability to be pruned to quickly form compact hedges

  • Uses: Aligment, medium and high pruned hedges, natural hedges

Global caracteristics:

  • Type of foliage: deciduous
  • Habit: egg-shaped
  • Height: 4 m x 8 m
  • Growth: fast
  • Flowering period: March

Shape and colours:

  • Couleur du bois : grey
  • Foliage shape: ovate toothed
  • Foliage colour: medium green
  • Foliage colour in autumn: orange yellow
  • Flowers shape: catkins
  • Flowers colour: yellow


  • Soil type: likes clay, tolerates limestone soils but fears too acidic or dry locations.
  • Exposure: part-shade
  • Hardiness: - 20 °C (-4 °F - USDA zone 6b)