American Hophornbeam
Genus: Ostrya Spread: 25'
Species: virginiana Shape: Upright oval
Cultivar: Foliage: Dark green
Zone: 4 Flower:
Type: ??? Fruit:
Final Height: 40' Fall Color: Yellow

This handsome small tree performs well in urban settings. Pest resistant and tolerant of drought and alkaline soils, its hard wood resists damage from ice and snow. Hop-like fruits and finely serrated hornbeam-like leaves give thisadaptable tree its

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