Botanical Name: Fagus sylvatica 'Purple Fountain'
Height: 30 feet
Spread: 15 feet
Sunlight: full sun
Hardiness Zone: 5a
Other Names: Common Beech, European Beech
An incredible accent tree with smooth gray bark and cascading branches; glossy burgundy leaves in spring turn to green; leaves are coppery in fall; a most stately specimen;particular about growing conditions, requires rich soil and moisture; smaller beech