Common Hackberry



Latin Name: Celtis occidentalis

Description: A native tree that is suitable for larger city lots, or difficult growing conditions. Will tolerate dry, alkaline soils. Corky bark and a moderately rapid growth rate.

Zone: 2
Height: 20 m
Spread: 18 m
Shape: Rounded
Sun or Shade: SUN OR PART SHADE
Foliage: Bright green
Fruit: Orange-red
Fall Colour: Soft yellow

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