Visit our sister site, BirdSong Nature Shop, for great prices on thousands of backyard birding items:
Zones: 4 to 7
Mature Height: 25 feet
Mature Spread:15 to 20 feet
The Oriental Hornbeam has small shiny green leaves with twisted branches and stems giving the tree an interesting winter aspect. This tree is slow-growing and hardy. Great landscape choice for smaller gardens!
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Oriental Hornbeam has a slow growth rate. It grows up to 25 feet in height and 20 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 4 to 7. Will grow in sun to shade and most soil types. Fairly drought tolerant.
The seeds can be stored in the refrigerator in a sealed plastic bag for up to one year. Detailed instructions on germination are included with the seed packet.
This packet 25 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.