Plant Catalog - OSTRYA VIRG AUTUMN TREASURE
OSTRYA VIRG AUTUMN TREASURE
Ostrya virginiana 'Autumn Treasure'
Autumn Treasure Hophornbeam
An upright deciduous tree featuring birch-like, serrated, medium green leaves. Symmetrical, rounded crown transforms to shades of gold and yellow in the fall before dropping. Dark brown, deeply fissured bark gives a characteristic, weathered look and a handsome silhouette when branches are bare. Female flowers are followed by clusters of drooping cream-white, hop-like flowers.
USDA zones: 4 - 9
Sunset zones: A1, A2, 1 - 9
Mature size: 40 feet high and 20 feet wide
Light needs: full sun, part sun
Water needs: low to moderate