Common name: Hop Hornbeam/ Ironwood.
Native: Southern Europe / West Asia.
Size and spread (10 years): 3m x 2m
Treatment required: Deeply dormant requires 39 weeks stratification treatment.
Seeds / kg: c. 19,0000 25% viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Almost any soil including dry and chalky .
Planting instructions: Sun or semi-shade
Mature height: 15m x 15m
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