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16245 S US Hwy 71
Belton, MO 64012
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Carpinus caroliniana
Carpinus caroliniana
Common Name: American Hornbeam
A very handsome small to medium tree with multiple stems that forms wide, horizontal canopy. Dark green leaves can be yellow, orange, red or purple in fall. Beautiful thin, blue-gray bark. The seed is eaten by songbirds, quail and turkey. Whitetail deer will browse the twigs and foliage. Known as one of the strongest and densest woods of our forests, the wood is used in golf clubs and various handles.
Height: 20-40 Feet
Spread: 20-50 Feet
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3b-9