American Beech

American Beech

Regular price $200.00 Sale

Fagus grandiflora

CALL AHEAD TO CONFIRM AVAILABILITY. ** We MAY have some in the Bald & Burlap area ** The American Beech is a very formal and stately tree that casts dense shade. Leaves emerge in late spring, changing from shimmering green to lustrous dark green to golden bronze in the fall. Smooth bark. Plant in well-drained, aerated soil. Poisonous if eaten.

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 50-75 ft
Spread 30-50 ft
Shape Upright, spreading
Primary foliage Color Green, dark
Seasonal foliage Color Yellow
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Berries Winged seeds
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 3 (-40ÁF) to 9 (-7ÁF)