Also known as Ironwood. Handsome small tree with rounded outline, but pyramidal in youth. Dark green summer foliage. For lawns, parks, and naturalized areas. Prefers well-drained, slightly acidic soils. Slow growing. An American native that is found naturally in the understory. Grayish-brown exfoliating bark.
Fruit/Flower: nutlett / catkins
Fruit Size: 1/2"-2"
Flower Color: Cream-Brown
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Hampshire - 44W148 St. Route 72, Hampshire, IL 60140 - 847.683.3700
Volo - 1555 N. US HWY 12, Volo, IL 60041 - 815.344.0944
Bolingbrook - 1050 Lily Cache Lane Suite B, Bolingbrook, IL 60440 - 815.439.7188
Hanover Park - 26W200 Lake St., Hanover Park, IL 60133 - 847.453.1240