- Height3,5-4 m
Form: a medium - sized deciduous tree, originally strogokolonovidnoe, with age becomes more cone - shaped. Branches are spread - out and geared up, the trunk is erect, up to the very top.
Speed of growth: the annual growth in height of 25 - 30 cm, 10 - 15 cm width. Height of 9 - 12 m, the diameter of the Crown 5 - 7 m.
Leaf color: dark green, in autumn yellow.
Shoots: Strong and thick.
Attitude toward the light: the place of growing solar and optionally shaded. Frostproof. Teploljubivo. Steady to wind, it tolerates drought and heat, foliage improves soil structure. Refers to the species, most effectively reduces noise.
Soil, soil: Makes most soils, from moderately dry to moist, deep, acidic and alkaline. Good on not too sandy and clay soils. Carries water stagnation and a short inundation, makes no bogging. Prefers fresh and fertile soil, neutral or alkaline. To moisture medium demanding.
Pests: Almost not damaged by pests.
Planting: Planting Hornbeam Fastigiata better buy in pot grown in Ukraine, with long - acting fertilizer, so the plant does not vykapyvaetsja damage to the root system and after landing a guaranteed market. But the greatest advantage of buying maple trees in a pot that they can sit down without buying additional fertilizer from March to November, even during the hottest days of summer.
Application: used as a lawn, in groups, alleys, hedges. Geometrical correct form fits into historical, old parks. Shtambovaja form suitable for street planting.
Climate zone: 5A