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Carpinus genus (Hornbeam). This genus consists of deciduous trees, which are grown for their foliage and autumn colour, and clusters of small winged nuts.
Grown for their foliage, autumn colour and clusters of small, winged nuts.
They are fully hardy and will need sun or semi-shade in fertile well drained soil.
You can propagate the species by seeds in the autumn, and the cultivars by budding in late summer.
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