European Hornbeam

Carpinus betulus 'Vienna Weeping' Betulaceae

Growth habit



Mullestein Winter Garden

Source of plant

Arborvillage Farm Nursery


Introduced by Ed Scanlon, a world-renowned plants man from North Olmsted, Ohio, after discovering it while on a vacation in Vienna, Austria. 'Vienna Weeping' was originally planted on the grounds of the Hapsburg Palace by the Emperor Franz Josef, in 1885. It is an elegant specimen with pendulous, gracefully arching branches, growing to 20' in height with a slightly greater spread.

USDA Hardiness Zone


Special characteristics

growth habit