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      Carpinus caroliniana
    American Hornbeam ( Ironwood )
       Deciduous Tree
HEIGHT:20 - 30 feet
SPREAD:20 - 30 feet
DISTINCTIONS:Similar to C. betulus but smaller in size; does not tolerate pruning; autumn color ranging from yellow-orange to scarlet; tolerates a wide range of soils including wet and flooded soils; grows in full sun to full shade.
LIMITATIONS:Inferior tree to C. betulus but has merit.
HARDINESS:SE (Zone 3)
ORIGIN:Nova Scotia to Minnesota
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