American Hophornbeam
Ostrya virginiana
Height: 35'. Spread: 30'.
Light requirement: full sun to part shade.
Growth rate: moderate. Habit: oval to pyramidal.
Flowering - time/color: spring/catkins.
Foliage - spring/summer: dark green.
Foliage - fall: yellow-brown.
Fruit: green to tan pods.
Attributes: showy hop-like fruit clusters and exfoliating bark.