Celtis occidentalis 'Prairie Sentinel®' (JFS-KSU1)
Celtis occidentalis 'JFS-SU1' - Prairie Sentinel® Hackberry - Photo courtesy of J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.
More About Celtis occidentalis Prairie Sentinel® ('JFS-KSU1')
- Narrow, columnar form, with almost vertical, upswept branches
- Medium green leaves in the summer, turn bright yellow in the fall
- Bark develops corky ridges, tan when young, turning gray at maturity
- Adapts well to drought and extreme heat and cold
- A great specimen for narrow spaces
Prairie Sentinel® Hackberry Growing and Maintenance Tips
Plant 'Prairie Sentinel' hackberry in areas where conditions may be too tough for many other trees. Celtis can tolerate wind, pollution and a wide range of soil conditions, including wet, dry and poor soils.
Celtis occidentalis Prairie Sentinel® ('JFS-KSU1') Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
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