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Trees - Carpinus, Hornbeam.

Carpinus, the Hornbeam, is a very common species and also a hardwood. Carpinus, the Hornbeam is used often in landscaping, and one also frequently finds it in forests and along canals. The big advantage of this tree is that it rapidly repairs itself and grows out quickly after pruning .That is why Carpinus, the Hornbeam, is a species often used to create all sorts of shapes, for example the many block shapes and arches that one comes across everywhere. Carpinus, the Hornbeam is also often used for hedges.