Carpinus caroliniana

  • BOTANICAL NAME: Carpinus caroliniana
  • Carpinus japonica
  • PRONUNCIATION: car-PINE-us
  • COMMON NAME: Japanese Hornbeam
  • FAMILY: Betulaceae
  • NATIVITY: japan
  • GROWTH HABIT: 20 to 30'
  • HARDINESS: Zone (4)5 - 7.
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  • FOLIAGE: Alternate, simple, 2 to 4 1/2" long, 3/4to 1 3/4"wide, ovate to oblong shape, acuminate apex, margin is doubly serrate, base rounded or cordate shape. Red fall color.
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  • BARK:Shallowly furrowed and scaly.
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