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Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'

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Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold' - Dawyck Gold Beech

More About Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'

  • Erect, columnar form with upright branches
  • Elliptical leaves, with a slightly wavy margin, are soft yellow
  • Fall foliage turns a copper colour
  • Leaves will stay on the tree long into the winter

Zone:

5

Height:

18-20 m

Spread:

4-6 m
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Dawyck Gold Beech Growing and Maintenance Tips

An excellent, narrow specimen with showy, yellow foliage. This cultivar is ideal planted individually, as a small grouping in the landscape, or planted in rows for screening or privacy. They thrive in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Very little pruning is necessary to maintain its shape.


Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow
Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Columnar
Upright

Foliage Color

Green
Golden
Yellow

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Specimen

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