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Hornbeam, Hop   /   Ostrya carpinifolia

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Hop Hornbeam - Ostrya carpinifolia (latin)

Areas of origin: Southern Europe, Asia minor.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 20 m (65,6'), width up to 15 m (49,2').
Foliage: Deciduous.
Soil Type: Avoid soil that is too wet.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Exposure: Full sun.

Properties and uses:
The wood and the leaves of this tree hardly remind hornbeam. The creamy white fruits look like those of the hop and can measure up to 6 cm in length. It is a very attractive tree particularly when ripening in summer. Plant alone in parks and gardens or in rows.

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