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American Hornbeam

(Carpinus Caroliniana)



Mature Size:  20-30' x 20-30'

USDA Hardiness Zone:  3-9  (View Hardiness Zone Map)

Root Pruned:  No

Outstanding Characteristics:  Understory or small native tree, also known as Ironwood or Musclewood for its gray, ridged, sinewy bark. Fine texture.

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Tree Sizes


  • American Hornbeam 15 gal
  • American Hornbeam 2"
  • American Hornbeam 2.5"