Common name: Whitebeam
Native: Europe as far north as Britain.
Size and spread (10 years): 8m x 4m
Treatment required: Mildly dormant requires 16 weeks stratification.
Germinal seeds / kg: 31000
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils including chalk, windswept and maritime areas.
Planting instructions: A sunny, open spot will give best flowering and foliage colour
Mature height: 15m x 10m