Carpinus – Hornbeam. Makes a fantastic hedge. Carpinus is a hardy native plant similar to green beech with mid-green leaves. It is suitable for heavy wet soils, and frost pockets. Shade tolerant .The hornbeam hedge retains brown foliage in winter, especially if pruned in late summer. Supplied potted at height120cm (4ft) approx. Hornbeam 120cm
Approx. Height and spread: As required for hedge.
Position:Sun – shade.
Soil Ph: all
Moisture: Wet soil – well drained soil.