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Fernleaf Beech

Fagus sylvatica 'Asplenifolia'

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Characteristics:
A graceful street tree layered branching and crisp, dark green, cutleaf foliage which turns a rich golden brown in the fall.

Growing Conditions:
Beeches prefer sunny locations with well draining soil.

Uses:
A unique tree for medium-sized planting strips without overhead primary power lines.

Height:
50' at maturity

Width:
40' at maturity

Shape:
Broadly oval

Flowers:

Leaves:
Deep green fan-like sprays of leaves turn golden brown in the fall

Bark:
Smooth, grey bark