Leaf Identification

The leaves of the American Hornbeam are 2″ to 4″ long and are ovate shaped. They are dull green with yellow fall colors.

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Twig and Bud Identification

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Bark Identification

The bark of the American Hornbeam is irregularly fluted on young trees and furrowed on older trees.

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Fruit Identification

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Flower Identification

The flowers of the American Hornbeam are green or red cylindrical catkins. They are 1″ to 2″ long.

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