Examples from the Web for hornbeam
The maple trees in Westminster Abbey represent modesty and the hornbeam trees represent resilience.
Hornbeam meets these requirements exactly, and doubtless the Indian found this out by experience.
Tufted spleenwort, primroses, and broom tangle the hedges under boughs of hornbeam and sweet-chestnut.The Story of Siena and San Gimignano|Edmund G. Gardner
Tufted spleen-wort, primroses, and broom tangle the hedges under boughs of hornbeam and sweet-chestnut.New Italian sketches|John Addington Symonds
Any ladies that please may have their own effigies in Myrtle, or their husbands in Hornbeam.The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare|Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
Hornbeam may, therefore, be listed among woods which have little or no figure.