Hackberry Seedling (Celtis occidentalis)



Note: Ships spring 2021 as a 12-18" bare-root seedling.

Hackberry Seedling (Celtis occidentalis) is a native tree that produces sweet berries that can be eaten raw or turned into jams.


Pollination: Cross-pollination by a different variety or seedling.
Size: 50-70' x 40-60'
Ripening Date: October (Best after frost)
Years to Bear 8-12
Taste: Very Sweet

Growing Conditions

USDA Zone: 3-9
Spacing: 40'
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type: Can tolerate poor soils.
Soil PH: 6.6-8.0