Fagus sylvatica 'Aurea Pendula'
More About Fagus sylvatica 'Aurea Pendula'
- Narrow, upright form with spreading, pendulous branches
- Ovate to elliptic, yellow leaves in the spring will retain their colour when properly sited
- Foliage turns bronze in the fall
- Hot sun may cause scorching
Weeping Gold European Beech Growing and Maintenance Tips
European beech grow best in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Some experts claim 'Aurea Pendula' is self-training, we suggest staking it to the desired height. Unusual for a beech, 'Aurea Pendula' grows best in partial shade all day to prevent leaf scorching. Growing it in full morning sun with afternoon partial or full shade can also be considered.
Fagus sylvatica 'Aurea Pendula' Characteristics
Moist to Average