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Purple beech (Fagus Sylvatica Atropunicea)

Purple beech (Fagus Sylvatica Atropunicea)

Regular price £45.00 GBP
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Purple beech (Fagus sylvatica atropunicea) is a popular choice for hedging due to its dense foliage, elegant appearance, and ability to be shaped and pruned. It's foliage changing from deep purple or copper-coloured foliage to bronze in autumn.

Using bareroot specimens is a cost-effective alternative to pot grown plants and allows the plants to establish their root systems before the growing season starts.

This is a BARE ROOT plant which can be planted during dormant months, usually November until March. Dispatch date varies from year to year as plant can only be lifted when dormant. This plant has exposed roots and must be planted once received. 

Characteristics: Deciduous, but can retain leaves as a hedge until new leaves appear

Plants per metre: Recommended 3-5 per lm

Growth Rate: 0.3m average per year

Ideal Maintained Height: 1.2-2m high

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