Canyon Hackberry

 

 

Celtis reticulata

 

Ulmaceae

 

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Form: Tree, upright and sprawling
Seasonality
: Deciduous

Size: 25 ft tall by 25 ft wide
Leaves
: 2 1/2 inch long, toothed ovals
Flowers
: small, green nondescript
Fruit
: small orange berries
Stems/Trunks
: Bark picturesque with warts and ridges
Range/Origin
: Western United States
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 2-24

Comments: No thorns, berries attract birds

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

        Exposure: Full sun, partial shade

        Water: Moderate

        Soil: Sand to clay

        Propagation: Seed, cuttings

         Maintenance: Minimal, some litter

 

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