Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Fertile, well drained soil. Carpinus betulus 'Globus' is tolerant of dry soil conditions.
Rate of Growth: Very slow when young but slow to moderate once established.
Habit: Carpinus betulus 'Globus' grows to be a small tree with a dramatic, tear-like habit.
Height: 8 m (26 ft)
Spread: 6 m (20 ft)
Note: We have a specimen of Carpinus betulus 'Globus', planted in the woodland garden surrounding our nursery. At 14 years old (shown in the above photos) it had reached a height of 4m and a spread of 3m.