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  • Hornbeam Mature Pleached Tree 200cm Clear Stem, 18-20cm Girth, 200 Wide x 130 High, Root Ball

    Carpinus betulus
    In stock
    SKU
    CAR-MP3-200/130-18RB
    Price £929.99

    Hornbeam Mature Pleached Tree Information

    What is a Mature Pleached Tree?

    The term 'pleached' refers to trees that are trained to form a screen of branches and foliage a single straight stem. The single stem of our pleached trees are between 1.8 and 2.2m tall. Planted in rows at set distances, they will form an elevated 'green wall' that can be ideal as a green alternative to high fencing. Pleached trees are often used to screen unsightly buildings and can be grown above an existing wall or fence. Used in this way pleached trees can extend the height of a privacy screen to 3 metres or more.\n\nMature pleached trees are established trees with full growth development on the cane head structure compared to the fresh pleached versions. Having been carefully nurtured and trained over an extended period of time, these stunning specimens are immediately impressive with beautiful, dense screens that when in full leaf, offer shade and privacy immediately on planting. \n

    Species Information

    Hornbeam pleached trees are an exceptionally popular variety of pleached, gracing many formal and urban gardens alike. Similar to Beech but with a deeper veined leaf and a more defined, serrated edge, Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) has vibrant green foliage forming a fairly dense habit that is ideal for providing privacy screening and shade. Even through the autumn and winter months, Hornbeam leaves will turn brown but cover will be retained as some leaves can remain on the branches until new growth pushes through in the spring.\n

    Delivery Information

    Please Please note that this product is shipped as a large root ball. Specialist delivery is required for this product due to its size, shape and weight. Although free delivery criteria for a pallet delivery will show on online ordering, there is a delivery charge applicable on orders under 5 units. Please call 01257 263 876 and ask for a pleached tree specialist who will be able to explain the specifics around delivery costs, delivery vehicle type, required access to your property and equipment needed to move the plants from lorry to planting location.\n\nPlease note: We recommend that any moving or lifting equipment such as a forklift, is booked for a full day not part day, as we cannot guarantee what time the trees will arrive on site on the day of delivery.
    More Information
    Berry Colour Green
    Deciduous Yes
    Semi Evergreen No
    Evergreen No
    Has Berries Yes
    Is Edible No
    Is Native Yes
    Privacy Hedge Yes

    Delivery Information

    • Orders £100 and over to mainland UK are delivered FREE for box deliveries
    • Our delivery lead time is 3-7 days.
    • Orders under £100 to mainland UK £4.99 (box delivery).
    • Orders requiring a pallet delivery, free delivery over £200 or a £60 pallet charge if the order is under £200.
    • Bespoke deliveries that require a dedicated vehicle is a charge of £300 or free on orders over £1000.
    • We can deliver to Scottish Highlands & Islands, Channel Islands, Isle of Wight and Isle Man, but the delivery cost will need to be quoted by one of our team, so please contact us on

    For some plants that are too heavy or too tall to be packed in cardboard boxes we use pallet deliveries. In these circumstances, we require a minimum order value of £200 for free delivery, or you can make a contribution towards the delivery cost. Look out for the information on product pages which explains this further where applicable and if your order is for less than £200 please call or email us to agree a delivery contribution. This requirement only applies to those plants where it is clearly indicated on the product page.

    For delivery information for other products please see here.

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