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Beech - Copper/Purple

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Botanical Name:
Fagus sylvatica Cuprea & Purpurea
Common Name:
Beech - Copper/Purple
Description:
Beautiful, slow growing deciduous specimen tree with copper or purple leaves throughout the spring/summer. In autumn leaves turn a deep reddish/purple. Not for hot districts. Has deep root system and needs regular watering. Prefers a rich, deep moist soil and will grow faster if it is an alkaline soil. Once established will tolerate periods of drought. Can be used as a hedging plant.
Tree categories:
Heritage tree
Autumn colour
Evergreen Tree
Flowering/Ornamental
Shade tree
Narrow spaces
Hedge & Screening
Driveways & Avenues
Street tree
Drought resistant
Coastal
Courtyard & Pots
Wind Hardy
Frost hardy
Full/part sun
Full shade
Water tolerant
Summer foliage color:
Growth rate:
Very slow
Size:
Large
Max. Height:
20 Metres
Max. Canopy:
12 Metres
Climate:
Cool to cold
Soil:
Deep, alkaline
Pruning:
None