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Celtis occidentalis 'Magnifica'

 Suitable Substitutions for Celtis occidentalis 'Magnifica'

Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Green / Red Ash

Celtis occidentalis

Celtis occidentalis

Common Hackberry

Corylus colurna

Corylus colurna

Turkish Hazel

 

More About Celtis occidentalis 'Magnifica'

  • Upright, arching branches with a rounded, spreading crown
  • Bark develops corky ridges, tan when young, turning gray at maturity
  • Simple, ovate leaves, with serrated margins, are light green in the summer
  • Foliage turns a bright yellow in the fall
  • A hardy, shade tree that can tolerate a wide range of soil conditions
  • 'Magnifica' was selected for its fast growth and resistance to insects
  • Bloom Time: April to May

Zone:

5

Height:

15-18 m

Spread:

14-16 m
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Magnifica Hackberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Celtis can tolerate wind, pollution and a wide range of soil conditions, including wet, dry and poor soils.


Celtis occidentalis 'Magnifica' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Tree form
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Screening (privacy)