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Latin Name: Fagus sylvatica atropurpureum
Forestart Reference: FASYLP1

An outstandingly beautiful tree. This deep purple leaved form of beech is usually grown from seed. The purple plants are then selected from the 50% odd that show the purple form. It is superb hedging plant.

Common name: Copper Beech.     
Native: Europe     
Provenance: UK     
Size and spread (10 years): 8m x 4m     
Treatment required: Mildly dormant requires 12 weeks cold, moist
stratification treatment.     
Germinal seeds / kg: 3000    
Ideal sowing period: Spring     
Soil conditions: Any well drained soil. Dislike waterlogging     
Planting instructions: An open  space to show it's full potential.
Good as hedging and lovely when mixed with green beech.
Mature height: 25m x 18m 


Availability: Currently out of stock

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