Round-Leaved Beech

Fagus sylvatica 'Rotundifolia'

SKU
02050
Distinctive round leaves grow densely on this attractive tree providing great shade. Mature, rounded habit is striking. Use as a landscape specimen. Leaves turn yellow to orange-brown in fall. Deciduous.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat

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Botanical PronunciationFA-gus sil-VAT-i-ka
Average Size at MaturitySlow grower to 40 to 50 ft. tall, 25 to 40 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeFoliage plant.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseSpecimen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureExtreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-7

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