Celtis occidentalis, Hackberry 2-3ft


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Item #: T10A

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Botanic Name(s):  Celtis occidentalis 2-3ft

Common Name(s): Hackberry

Mature height: 40 – 60′

Mature spread: 40′

Flower Color/ Bloom Time: Yellow – green / April – May

Fruit: Purple / September – December

Fall Color: Yellow

Sun Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Full Shade

Soil moisture: Dry Average Moist Wet

Soil Ph: 6 – 7.8

Soil Type:

  • Clay Soil – High clay content, fine texture
  • Loamy Soil – Mostly silt, sand, some clay
  • Organic soil – High level of decayed leaves, bark
  • Sandy soil – Coarse texture

Native Habitat: Drainage basins, floodplains, wooded slopes, high rocky limestone bluffs bordering streams, windbreaks

Notes: Butterfly larval host, drought-tolerant, tolerates occasional flooding, saplings can sprout in deep shade, common on limestone soils

Average Wildlife Value:

  • Beneficial Insects
  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds
  • Songbirds
  • Small Mammals

FAC – Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions

Native to Piedmont Regions

Threatened / Endangered: New Hampshire

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