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Dawyck Purple Beech

Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Purple'

Fall Colors

Characteristics:
A more columnar European Beech with deep purple foliage.

Growing Conditions:
Prefer sun and well drained soils.

Uses:
A great tree choice for more narrow planting locations or in areas where good visibility is desired.

Height:
40' at maturity

Width:
12' at maturity

Shape:
Columnar

Flowers:

Leaves:
In spring deep reddish-purple leaves emerge and darken to burgundy purple over the summer and golden brown in the fall.

Bark:
Smooth, grey bark

Wooly aphids can become an issue if the tree is stressed.