Rivers Purple Beech

Fagus sylvatica 'Riversii'

Matchcode: FASRIVER

Height: 10 - 12m (33 - 40 FT.)

Spread: 7 - 8m (23 - 26 FT.)

An upright, oval, specimen tree. Large, glossy foliage emerges deep purple and ages to a beautiful purple-green, turning copper in the fall. The smooth grey bark provides a nice contrast to the foliage. Prefers a moist, well-drained soil.

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