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IRONWOOD

Ostrya virginiana
AKA: Eastern Hop Hornbeam

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5 gallon Potted - 4-5 ft tall (SKU: 13690)
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List Price $160.00

Hardiness Zone: 3-9   ·   Mature Height: 35-50 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 20-30 Feet

Buy Ironwood online. Slow growing, medium sized native tree with a rounded crown. Features slender, spreading branches and hop-like fruits in late summer, hence the common name Eastern Hop Hornbeam. Its other common name, Ironwood comes from the extremely hard, dense wood. Great for street, lawn, or a woodland garden!

Family: Betulaceae · Common Name: Ironwood

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

IRONWOOD Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
Brown
Gray
Bark Type*
Rough
Flower Color*
Green
Red
Fruit Type*
Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Habit*
Large Growing
Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
Slow
Leaf Color Spring*
Green
Leaf Color Summer*
Green
Leaf Type*
Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Other*
New Item
Plant Type*
Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Propagation Methods*
Seed
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun

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IRONWOOD Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Ostrya is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.

Interesting Notes About IRONWOOD

2008 GreatPlants® for the Great Plains winner.