Weeping European Beech
Fagus sylvatica 'Pendula'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||FA-gus sil-VAT-i-ka PEN-dew-luh|
|Lore||Early books or records of Celtic Europe were known as beech or book. Nuts of beech trees are known as mast.|
|Is Direct To Consumer||No|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing to 50 to 60 ft. tall, spreading wider.|
|Design Ideas||Plant as a single specimen where its view will be unobstructed. May also be used as a driveway tree. Good when carefully pruned to accentuate its unique pendulous habit.|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Firewise, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs 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