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Nettle Tree (Celtis)

Maximum Height

20 metres

Maximum Spread

10 metres


Celtis has moderate growth rate and is a fairly hardy tree. It will flower in October. The flowers from this plant are hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and they are pollinated by bees


Nettle Tree should not be planted in shady areas.


Nettle Tree will grow in light (sandy), medium (loamy), soil. It is important for the soil to be well drained but it will take to dry or moist soil

Ideas for Use

Grows well within a woodland garden. Is suitable for a canopy tree