Hornbeam Topiary – Capinus Betulus

£129.79£1,499.79

Hornbeam topiary is a stunning and versatile option for shaping and sculpting plants into ornamental forms. With its elegant foliage, ease of training, and aesthetic appeal, Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) stands out as an excellent choice for creating exquisite topiary designs in gardens and landscapes.

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Hornbeam topiary is a stunning and versatile option for shaping and sculpting plants into ornamental forms. With its elegant foliage, ease of training, and aesthetic appeal, Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) stands out as an excellent choice for creating exquisite topiary designs in gardens and landscapes.

Hornbeam as a Great Topiary Option:
Hornbeam’s dense and fine-textured foliage makes it an ideal candidate for topiary. The small, ovate leaves densely cover the branches, creating a lush and compact appearance when pruned and shaped. This inherent density allows for intricate and precise topiary designs, resulting in beautifully sculpted forms.

Easy to Train and Shape:
Hornbeam is known for its excellent response to pruning and training. Its flexible branches can be easily shaped and manipulated into various forms, including cones, spheres, spirals, and other intricate patterns. Whether you are a seasoned gardener or a beginner, Hornbeam’s pliability and willingness to be trained make it a delight to work with, enabling you to create stunning topiary displays with relative ease.

Aesthetically Pleasing:
One of the standout features of Hornbeam topiary is its aesthetic appeal. The vibrant green foliage of Hornbeam provides a striking backdrop for topiary designs. The dense canopy and well-defined shape of the tree enhance the visual impact, adding structure and elegance to the garden or landscape. Hornbeam’s ability to maintain its foliage throughout the year ensures that the topiary display remains vibrant and eye-catching, even during the winter months.

Hornbeam vs. Other Varieties (Red Robin):
While there are various tree varieties suitable for topiary, Hornbeam often surpasses others in certain aspects. In comparison to some alternatives like Red Robin (Photinia fraseri), Hornbeam has a more compact growth habit, allowing for a tighter and more precise sculpting. Additionally, Hornbeam’s smaller leaves are easier to manipulate and maintain in intricate shapes, while Red Robin’s larger and coarser leaves can sometimes pose challenges in achieving intricate topiary designs.

Hornbeam topiary offers a combination of elegance, ease of training, and visual appeal, making it an excellent choice for adding a touch of artistry and sophistication to gardens and landscapes. With its dense foliage, pliable branches, and overall aesthetic charm, Hornbeam provides an ideal canvas for creating intricate and beautiful topiary designs that will capture attention and add a sense of enchantment to any outdoor space.

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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

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Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

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