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Carpinus caroliniana 'Autumn Fire'

Fastigiate Musclewood

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An upright, narrow selection of our native musclewood/hornbeam, 'Autumn Fire' has a desirable size and shape for urban and street tree uses. Would also make a great vertical accent in mixed plantings or a tall narrow hedge for screening.  Reliable and impressive fall foliage is a bright medley of burgundy, orange, and red. 

Secondary Name:
Fastigiate Musclewood
Plant Type:
Deciduous Trees
Hardiness Zone:
Sun Exposure:
Ultimate Plant Height:
HT 20-25'
Ultimate Spread:
SP 6-8'
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