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Carpinus caroliniana, PA Ecotype (Hornbeam (Blue Beech) (Musclewood), PA Ecotype) fruit
Carpinus caroliniana, PA Ecotype (Hornbeam (Blue Beech) (Musclewood), PA Ecotype) seed

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
Product Categories:

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
Midwest: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC


Shade: Shade
Drought: Low
Salt: No

Seed Information:

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



Price: $66.00/lb

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