Ironwood (Ostrya virginiana)

  • Height:  30-50′
  • Spread:  25′
  • Shape:  Oval to rounded
  • Foliage:  Bright green
  • Fall Foliage:  Golden yellow
  • Exposure:  Full Sun
  • Zone:  3-9

This slow-growing, hardy, medium-sized tree has slender, spreading branches. Hop-like fruits add interest in late summer and the persistent brown leaves add winter interest. Good for street or lawn, it is tolerant of dry locations. 2008 GreatPlants® for the Great Plains winner.  Available in size #5 & #10 containers.  Our inventory is always changing so please call for current availability.