Gardening Answers Knowledgebase
Search Results for ' Plant varieties'
PAL Questions: 1 - Garden Tools:
Can you give me a list of purple beech cultivars?
There are several Fagus sylvatica varieties with purple foliage:
'Atropunicea' (copper beech, purple beech) alt. 'Riversii' or 'Purpurea' - 50-60 feet tall, 35-45 feet wide; good in containers
'Dawyck Purple' - columnar to 70 feet tall and 15 feet wide
'Purpurea Pendula' (weeping copper beech) - usu. no more than 10 feet tall and wide; good in containers
'Red Obelisk' - columnar
Source: Western Garden Book, Sunset Publishing Corporation, 7th edition, 2001, p.347.
And from Paghat, the website of a Seattle area gardener:
F.sylvatica 'Black Swan' - swan neck growth habit
Link to this record only (permalink)
Didn't find an answer to your question? Ask us directly!
We are continually adding new questions, so be sure to keep coming back.
August 03 2016 12:06:47