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Carpinus betulus

Carpinus betulus

Common Name: Common hornbeam

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Regular price £214.65
Regular price Sale price £214.65
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One of Britain's 'big three' native heritage species, keeping company with the Beech and Oak, and perhaps outstripping both in autumn glory. Our native hornbeam is stately, yet infinitely malleable, making it a favourite for use in hedging, pleaching, or formal clipping into arches, pillars, pyramids, etc. Unrestricted, the species will mature into a magnificent specimen tree with wide spreading lateral branches which provide a delightful dappled light through three seasons. Spring foliage is a fresh uplifting lime green, maturing to an airy mid green in summer, finally phasing to a luminous amber glow in autumn. A deep rooting species which is generally well behaved around paving and foundations.

Recommended for:

Avenue
City/Courtyard
Lg Garden/Park
Med Garden
Small Garden
Native/Woodland
Ornamental Woodland
Screening
Street
Coastal
Exposed
Waterside

Tree Type: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: Large 18m+

Growth Rate: Moderate

Crown Shape: Irregular

Season of Interest: Autumn

Ornamental Flower: No

Flower Colour: (insignificant)

Intolerant of: Not Specified

Soil Types Tolerated: Chalk, Clay, Damp, Dry, Loam, Sandy, and Well drained

Summer Foliage Colour: Not Specified

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Batch No Height (cm) Girth (cm) Pot Size (L) Delivery Vehicle Form Ready Date Area Key Quantity Price ex VAT per tree
176817
350-400 12-14 80L Std 15/08/2024 Y41
20
£214.65
176190
400-450 12-14 80L Std Now Y32
8
£224.10
176921
- 12-14 80L HS 15/08/2024 Y35
10
£224.10
176818
450-500 16-18 120L Std 15/08/2024 Y39
15
£349.65
172944
350-400 16-18 75L Std Now Y32
2
£363.15
176874
175-200 - 200L MS 15/08/2024 X01
3
£373.95
174114
400-450 16-18 170L Std Now Y42
8
£375.30
176621
400-450 18-20 130L Std Now Y27
6
£490.05
173494
400-450 18-20 120L Std Now Y33
5
£491.40
173229
400-450 20-25 200L HS Now Y42
2
£504.90
176620
400-450 18-20 120L Std Now Y33
1
£537.30
176875
300-350 - 220L MS 15/08/2024 X01
4
£537.30
174519
300-350 - 250L MS Now U16
1
£596.70
177051
350-400 - 250L MS 15/08/2024 V03
3
£672.30
172726
350-400 40-45 520L Std Now U02
1
£1,120.50
176113
450-500 - 560L MS Now P04
4
£1,256.85
166127
500-600 - 1250L MS Now R74a
1
£1,541.70
176191
600-700 30-35 630L Std Now Y04
10
£1,822.50
176392
800-900 40-45 1000L Std Now Y03
1
£2,470.50
174001
600-700 50-60 1380L HS Now Y05
1
£2,697.30
175977
900-1000 45-50 1050L Std Now Y03
3
£2,787.75
174290
600-700 40-45 1200L Std Now K14
2
£2,787.75
18700
500-600 - 690L MS Now K14
1
£2,805.30
176607
900-1000 45-50 580L Std Now K13
1
£2,990.25
174671
600-700 - 800L MS Now P07
1
£3,368.25
176413
900-1000 50-60 2800L Std Now W05
3
£4,911.30
176409
900-1000 50-60 2800L Std Now W01
5
£5,598.45
175665
900-1000 60-70 3750L Std Now Y02
1
£6,446.25
176527
900-1000 60-70 2800L Std Now W07
2
£6,446.25
177310
800-900 80-90 3700L Std 15/08/2024 W03
1
£8,498.25
176975
700-800 80-90 3400L Std 15/08/2024 W03
1
£8,989.65
174844
700-800 - 3100L MS Now V01
1
£8,999.10
*All prices shown are Ex VAT.