Beech Tree Information
The American beech is in the Fagaceae family, a group that also includes the oaks, chestnuts and some other kinds of beeches. The American beech tree is an easily recognized species of forest and woodlands in the eastern United States and Canada. The...
Beech (Fagus) is a genus of deciduous trees in the family Fagaceae, native to ...
are monoecious, bearing both male and female flowers on the same plant.
Beech develops individual male and female flowers on the same plant (
monoecious plant). Male flowers are yellowish with red borders. They are
arranged in ...
A native of eastern North America, American beech may be cultivated in U.S.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) plant hardiness zones 3 to 9, where it requires
Seeds of beech
can be stored for at least 6 years without loss of viability by first drying the seeds to a moisture content of 8 to 10% at room temperature (70°F). Beech
should then go through a dormant period of at least three months in sealed containers at temperatur... More »
Due to its dense canopy, rarer plant species are associated with beech woodland
, such as box, coralroot bitter-cress, and a variety of orchids including red ...
American beech, White beech, Red beech, Ridge beech, Beechnut tree .... This
information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland ...
... grandifolia. Copyright, Mark Brand, UConn Plant Database ... American Beech
grow in forests with other trees, such as oaks, pines, and hickories. They can ...
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on American Beech and many other commonly ...
In those parts of the state, however, where prairie grasses originally dominated
plant growth, the American Beech is limited in its distribution. The tough, strong ...