River's Purple European Beech
Fagus sylvatica 'Riversii'
The deepest purple foliage of any Purple-leafed Beech. Retains its dark purple leaf color throughout the summer months. A special selection from England. Deciduous.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||FA-gus sil-VAT-i-ka ri-VERZ-ee-ee|
|Key feature:||Year-round Interest|
|Garden styles:||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 7|
|Light Needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Slow growing to 40 to 50 ft. tall, 20 to 30 ft. wide.|
|Special features:||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, Year-round Interest|
|Landscape uses:||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Woodland Garden|
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