Fagus sylvatica ‘Riversii’
Rivers Copper Beech
- Dark purple foliage on new spring growth.
- Colour tends to hold better than some purpurea.
- Leaves also fall off in the autumn once colour changes.
- Shade tree in large gardens.
- Striking foliage makes it a great contract planting.
- Very wind and frost hardy.
- Moderately coastal hardy.
- Will grow in most soils except very dry or very wet.
|5 year old tree||1.5m||1.0m|
|10 year old tree||2.5m||2.0m|
|Country of Origin: Central Europe|