Native Hackberry

As low as $500.00
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Quick Overview

Hackberry is one of the toughest trees available and is one of few native Illinois specimen trees. A good choice for attracting wildlife, the Native Hackberry is also one of the fastest growing trees we have available.

Details

Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Hackberry is one of the toughest trees available and is one of few native Illinois specimen trees. A good choice for attracting wildlife, the Native Hackberry is also one of the fastest growing trees we have available. The beautiful textured bark adds interest to the landscape, as well as damage protection. Hackberry is always a safe bet and is a must for places where tough growing conditions exist. 

Where to put it:

Hackberry is an extremely versatile shade tree which can be planted almost anywhere in the yard. This tree should be planted at least 15ft from buildings, and is a perfect choice for open areas and parkways. 

What it needs:

Hackberry can grow in almost any conditions. It is one of the toughest, most adaptable shade trees on the market. 

Specs

Specs
Botanical Name Celtis occidentalis
Hardiness Zone 3-9
Tree Type Shade
Size Range Large Tree (more than 40 feet)
Mature Height 45'
Mature Spread 35'
Shape Upright Spreading/Arching
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow/Gold
Flower Color No
Decorative Fruit None
Landscape Uses Shade, Parkway/Street
Growth Rate Rapid
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable