Tricolor European Beech
Fagus sylvatica 'Tricolor'
Striking foliage is purple with irregular pinkish-white and rose borders. A colorful addition to the landscape, giving an overall pink effect. Not recommended for hot, dry areas. Deciduous.
|Synonym:||Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea Tricolor'|
|Botanical Pronunciation:||FA-gus sil-VAT-i-ka TRYE-kol-or|
|Key feature:||Year-round Interest|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 7|
|Light needs:||Partial sun|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Slow growing to 25 to 35 ft. tall, 18 to 25 ft. wide.|
|Special features:||Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Year-round Interest|
|Landscape uses:||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Woodland Garden|
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