Plant Details: Muscle Wood
Category Trees  
Zone: 3 - 9
 
Out_of_stock: Y
Common Name Muscle Wood Variety  
Regional Names Hornbeam
Botanical Name Carpinus caroliniana
Description Carpinus caroliniana is a small to medium sized tree with a spreading canopy. Prefers rich moist to well drained soils and very fast growing making it an excellent landscape tree with good fall color. The most amazing characteristic of this species is the rippled, smooth bark resembling flexed muscles which gives it great winter interest and unique trunk and limb structure. Mature size is 25'High x 20'Wide.
Notes
Very limited quantities this season.
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
Y
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2012-08-30 16:04:07.0
Container Size
Price
1 Gallon
18.00
3 Gallon
28.00
Last Update:
2016-01-06 02:46:53.0
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