Carpinus caroliniana, PA Ecotype
Hornbeam (Blue Beech) (Musclewood), PA Ecotype
Also known as Ironwood because of its hardness; provides food (seeds, buds and catkins) for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CARCAR01
Species Type: Native
Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Tree
Characteristics: A tree species.
Habitat: Rich moist woods, stream edges.
Bloom Period: April to May
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 32.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 20 in
pH: 4.0 – 7.4
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 35,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy