FAGUS orientalis

Commonly known as Oriental beech

Larger ovate leaves than our native beech and a zig-zag habit to the new growth. Good yellow autumn colour
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Elliptic, wavy-margined, toothed leaves 8-17cm (3-6¾in) long
  • Height
    20m (65ft)
  • Spread
    15m (49ft)
  • Tree
    Spreading tree
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

FAGUS orientalis

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£25.00 each 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, bark scales, beech bark disease, bracket fungi, powdery mildew
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Europe. northern Iran, Caucasus, southwestern Asia
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all
    Any well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
Fagus - Growing Guide
20m (65ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  15m (49ft)

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