Fastigiate beech, upright habit

Fagus sylvatica Dawyck - fastigiate Green Beech

  • Beautiful, medium-sized (15-20m) deciduous tree

    Green leaves, elliptic, turn orange/brown in autumn

    Inconspicous flowers in spring, fruit in autumn

    Smooth grey bark

    Rarely exceeds 3m width

    Habit: becomes broadly columnar with age, ideal for specimen planting wide verges or to form an avenue

    Thrives in nearly all fertile , well-drained soil, not keen on exposed locations