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Fagus sylvatica

European Beech

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  • Category:Tree
  • Hardiness Zone:4-7
  • Height:50-75 ft
  • Spread:40-60 ft

This award winner is a large, dense pyramidal tree with incredible foliage and form. When young, the leaves are a pale green which matures into a dark green. In the fall foliage will turn to russet-gold colors and bristly fruits will ripen. Fruit is edible! Makes a great shade tree in the landscape or can be used as a hedge screen. A low maintenance option that is not subject to any serious disease or insect issues. Deer resistant!

Award Winning
Fall Color
Great Foliage
Foliage Color
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Songbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Fagus sylvatica

Grows best in rich, moist, well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Tolerates drought once established, but is intolerant of wet, poorly drained soils.