Botanical Name: Fagus sylvatica 'Red Obelisk'
Height: 40 feet
Spread: 6 feet
Sunlight: full sun to part shade
Hardiness Zone: 4b
Other Names: Common Beech, European Beech
Description: A narrowly columnar tree with deep purple crinkled foliage all season long, excellent for color, articulation or as a tall screen; quite particular about growing conditions, requires rich soil and significant moisture; a good size for the home landscape