Celtis australis (European Nettle)
A big deciduous tree native to Europe, North Africa, and Asia Minor, the European nettle tree is a large deciduous tree. Celtis australis thrives in mixed deciduous woods with oaks, hornbeams, ash trees, and maples. It thrives on poor sand, rock, or clay soils and is drought resistant. This plant loves full light and is sensitive to harsh winter frosts.
Botanical Name : Celtis australis
Common Name : European Nettle
Height : 50-65 ft
Spread : 25-30 ft
Germination Info : Seed requires 60-90 days cold stratification.
Hardiness zone : 6-9
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 275