Purple Fountain Beech

Fagus sylvatica ‘Purple Fountain’

  • Size: 20-30’ tall and 12-15’ wide
  • Growth Habit: Narrow upright growth with loose cascading branches
  • Growth Rate: Slow to moderate
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Soil Requirements:  Highly adaptable
  • Appeal: The Purple Fountain Beech makes a striking accent or specimen plant with its intriguing upright weeping habit and glossy purple leaves.  Young plants often hold their leaves through winter and is very frost hardy.