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Fagus sylvatica Purpurea Group

Fagus sylvatica Purpurea Group

Common Name: Copper beech

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The Purpurea Group is a collective name for beech selections with purple to copper coloured leaves. The colour intensity can vary depending on seed, growing conditions and weather. It is often more vivid in spring, and may fade to a coppery green over summer. Good on any well drained soil, including chalk, with the exception of clay. When sheltered from strong wind, the dry, coppery foliage is often retained late into winter. For most intense colour grow in full sun. Prune late winter/early spring if needed. Shallow rooting. Hardy

Recommended for:

Avenue
City/Courtyard
Lg Garden/Park
Med Garden
Small Garden
Native/Woodland
Ornamental Woodland
Screening
Street
Coastal
Exposed
Waterside

Tree Type: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: Large 18m+

Growth Rate: Moderate

Crown Shape: Spreading

Season of Interest: Autumn, Spring, and Summer

Ornamental Flower: No

Flower Colour: (insignificant)

Intolerant of: Clay Soils, Shade, and Wet Soils

Soil Types Tolerated: Acid, Alkaline, Chalk, Dry, Loam, Neutral, and Well drained

Summer Foliage Colour: Purple

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Batch No Height (cm) Girth (cm) Pot Size (L) Delivery Vehicle Form Ready Date Area Key Quantity Price ex VAT per tree
176858
300-350 14-16 70L QS 30/09/2024 Y45
10
£338.85
173919
350-400 - 160L Fth Now Y27
4
£476.55
176775
350-400 16-18 110L Std 30/09/2024 Y37
7
£498.15
177033
400-450 14-16 120L Std 30/09/2024 Y47
8
£498.15
177065
500-600 16-18 - Std 30/09/2024 Y47
2
£596.70
175978
500-600 16-18 200L Std Now Y24
1
£656.10
174612
450-500 - 530L MS Now Q02
1
£981.45
175279
450-500 - 530L MS Now Office
1
£1,057.05
173091
600-700 - 710L Fth Now Y23
1
£2,182.95
173157
500-600 35-40 510L Std Now Y24
1
£2,498.85
174103
600-700 - 760L Fth Now Y24
1
£2,520.45
175294
500-600 35-40 730L Std Now Y24
1
£2,546.10
174227
600-700 - 850L Fth Now Y20
4
£2,664.90
174104
600-700 - 650L Fth Now Y20
1
£3,082.05
171657
900-1000 45-50 1000L Std Now Y24
1
£3,835.35
173113
900-1000 40-45 900L Std Now Y24
1
£4,048.65
172279
900-1000 50-60 1650L Std Now U06
1
£6,663.60
176417
800-900 45-50 1700L Std Now U08
1
£6,723.00
175827
800-900 - 2000L Fth Now Y12
1
£7,199.55
176411
800-900 60-70 2800L Std Now U07
4
£7,875.90
175812
800-900 60-70 1500L 3QS Now U06
2
£8,037.90
176420
700-800 60-70 2700L Std Now U08
1
£8,428.05
173112
700-800 - 2700L MS Now Y01
1
£12,472.65
172262
800-900 60-70 3600L Std Now U04
1
£12,563.10
*All prices shown are Ex VAT.