Emerald Avenue Hornbeam
Carpinus betulus 'JFS-KW1CB'
A vigorous, adaptable and tough tree with a strong central leader and branch structure and deep green foliage.
It has superior heat tolerance, so it remains green and vibrant even during the heat of summer.
A great street tree for tough urban conditions and/or really sunny locations.
40' at maturity
28' at maturity
Deep green to yellow in the fall.
A stout trunk, strong central leader, and sturdy branch arrangement led J Frank Schmidt Nursery to nickname this brawny tree "The Hulk."