Carpinus betulus


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Noun1.Carpinus betulus - medium-sized Old World tree with smooth grey bark and leaves like beech that turn yellow-orange in autumnCarpinus betulus - medium-sized Old World tree with smooth grey bark and leaves like beech that turn yellow-orange in autumn
Carpinus, genus Carpinus - mostly deciduous monoecious trees or shrubs: hornbeams; sometimes placed in subfamily Carpinaceae
hornbeam - any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Carpinus
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Newly-planted deciduous hedges, such as Carpinus betulus (hornbeam), Crataegus monogyna (hawthorn) and Fagus sylvatica (beech), need to be pruned in their first two winters to establish their shape.
Site KR represents a typical old oak stand mixed with hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) and beech (Fagus sylvatica).
Go for narrow, fastigiate trees such as Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer' a flowering pear with wonderful autumn colour, or Carpinus betulus 'Frans Fontaine' a narrow form of our native hornbeam.
oxycarpa), European Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus), Oriental Hornbeam (Carpinus orientalis), Oriental Beech (Fagus orientalis), Silver Birch (Betula pendula), White Birch (Betula pubescens), etc.
The most common tree species are Austrian oak and sessile oak (Quercus petrea), but hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) and Scotch pine (Pinus sylvestris) are also typical.
120 years with oak Quercus robur, common beech Fagus sylvatica as well as hornbeam Carpinus betulus and a well developed shrub layer.
Study area is located in the Transylvanian Plain, Romania, and it is covered by 400 ha of woodland, mainly sessile oak (Quercus petraea), hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) and Turkey oak (Quercus cerris) mixed with poplars and lime trees, and with several compact areas planted with pines.