desert hackberry


regionally-sourced plant specimens that are sustainably harvested of the highest quality to be well-adapted to the requirements of each project


all plantsunderstory

\\ desert hackberry (CEEH)

\\ desert hackberry (CEEH)

plant details

desert hackberry


latin name: Celtis ehrenbergiana

usda code: CEEH

alternative name(s): Spiny hackberry, Shiny hackberry, Granjeno, Huasteco


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): sunny edge – shady woodland

size range: medium – 6-12 ft

habit: shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-sun

color signature: red and yellow berries in fall

native range