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Plant Details

Carpinus betulus 'Frans Fontaine'

Frans Fontaine European Hornbeam
Zone: 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Exposure: Part Shade
Plant Category: Shade & Flowering Trees
Height: Minimum 30 feet , Maximum 35 feet
Width: Minimum 15 feet , Maximum 18 feet
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The handsome beech-look-alike hornbeams make a fine large hedge, especially this VERY select variety with its VERY narrow (to only 15' wide x 35' high) dense (thus slow growing) habit. Sun-PSh/Med

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Submitted by Ref: Plantlust.com on 11/8/2012 4:29 PM

This introduction from Holland has a darker green crown and narrower growth habit than the species, 30-35' x 15-18'. Fall color is brilliant on this more formal variety.

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13 Nurseries Carry This Plant:

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Arrowhead Ornamentals LLC Hubbard, OR Email now 503-651-2040 Bare Root: 1 BB: 1
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  • Blue Heron Farm Corvallis, OR Email now 541-754-4224 Bare Root: 1 BB: 1 Container: 1
    Brentano's Tree Farm LLC St. Paul, OR Email now 503-633-8733 Container: 2
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  • Harold M. Miller Landscape Nursery Jefferson, OR Email now 503-399-1599 BB: 1
    Heritage Seedlings & Liners Inc. Salem, OR Email now 503-585-9835 Bare Root: 2 Container: 1 Liner: 2
    Kuenzi Turf & Nursery Salem, OR Email now 503-585-8337 Bare Root: X BB: X
    Northwest Shade Trees LLC Brooks, OR Email now 503-463-1700 BB: 1
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  • Oregon Turf and Tree Farms Hubbard, OR Email now 800-426-1335 BB: X Container: X
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  • Robinson Nursery Inc. McMinnville, OR Email now 877-855-8733 Bare Root: X Container: X
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  • Sester Farms Inc. Gresham, OR Email now 503-663-4844 Bare Root: X Container: X
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  • Sobella Nursery Damascus, OR Email now 503-454-0789 BB: X
    Surface Nursery Inc. Gresham, OR Email now 503-663-5224 Bare Root: 2
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  • TSW Nursery Sales Inc. Aurora, OR Email now 503-678-4401 Bare Root: X BB: X Container: X