Home > Plants > Beech, purple

Beech, purple   /   Fagus sylvatica purpurea

Back   Return to the list   Next

Buy: Beech, purple


Pictures of:  Beech, purple


Everything about: Beech, purple

Purple beech or copper beech - Fagus sylvatica purpurea (latin)

Area of origin: Cultivated.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 30 m (98.4), width up to 20 m (65.6').
Foliage: Deciduous.
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C, prefers wet/damp climate.
Exposure: Shade to full sun.

Properties and uses:
The purple foliage is beautiful. Planted alone, in a group or in a row, this is a very impressive tree that responds well to cutting and can be used to create a lovely screen. Bonsai enthusiasts commonly use this species.

Catalogue of Beech trees

Back   Return to the list   Next


Your reviews about: Beech, purple

             >> Write your own review

Pépinières PLANFOR
RD 651
Tel : (020).7660.0178
Fax : 0033 558 064 854