Carpinus caroliniana

Caryopteris x clandonensis “Longwood Blue”
November 29, 2016
Callicarpa bodinieri “Profusion”
November 29, 2016
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American Hornbeam     Zone 3     25’x25′

Interesting native tree with a “muscled” appearance in the trunk and branching. Transplants best in Spring. Good for wet sites. Blue-green foliage, turning orange-scarlet in the Fall.