Plant Catalog - CARPINUS BETULUS EMERALD AVENUE
CARPINUS BETULUS EMERALD AVENUE
Carpinus betulus 'Emerald Avenue'
Emerald Avenue Hornbeam
A vigorous deciduous tree with a dense, shade-giving habit. Trunk is stout, and lined with furrowed gray bark. Leaves are dark green, sharply toothed, and egg-shaped. Fall foliage is yellow to orange.
USDA zones: 4 - 8
Sunset zones: 2 - 9, 14 - 17
Mature size: 30 - 40 feet high and 20 - 30 feet wide
Light needs: full sun or partial shade
Water needs: regular water