Varieties of Beech Trees
With glossy leaves and low branches that provide wonderful shade, it's no wonder that beech trees are a popular choice for yards and parks. Beech trees are hardy, flourish almost anywhere in North America and can grow to be more than 50 feet tall and...
Beech (Fagus) is a genus of deciduous trees in the family Fagaceae, native to ...
Recent classification systems of the genus recognize ten to thirteen species in ...
American, European and Japanese beech tree varieties generally grow in U.S.
Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 3 through 9. From the spring ...
Common beech is a deciduous tree native to southern England and South Wales
. ... beech woodland, such as box, coralroot bitter-cress, and a variety of orchids ...
Train this to have a central leader if you want it to resemble a tree
. Otherwise, it tends to form more of a shrub. More »
The European beech is hardy in Zones 4 or 5 to 7—no heat-lover this one—and
the American species in 4-9 (sun or shade). The native is an astonishing tree in ...
Beech trees are sometimes susceptible to root rot from a variety of fungal
pathogens, including Phytophthora. Some trees can suffer from beech bark
Mar 17, 2013 ... I think that the best beech trees for most yards are two purple leafed and
SMALLER varieties. These are the Purple Fountain beech and the Tri ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... By Jackie Carroll. If you have a large property that needs some shade, consider
growing beech trees. American beech (Fagus grandifolia) is a ...
Things haven't changed since then; beeches are still spectacular landscape trees
that leave a lasting visual impression. Of the 10 species of beech worldwide, ...