Fagus sylvatica 'Horizontalis'
Suitable Substitutions for Fagus sylvatica 'Horizontalis'
More About Fagus sylvatica 'Horizontalis'
- Very low-growing cultivar, with downward,arching, horizontal branches
- Elliptical leaves emerge a light green, becoming dark green by summer
- Fall foliage is a bright yellow-gold
- Good specimen for planting near a water feature.
This cultivar is available on a grafted stem, usually at 125 cm in height.
Spreading Beech Growing and Maintenance Tips
'Horizontalis' is a small, low-growing, wide tree with elegant, arching branches, making it a unique specimen for planting in a rock garden or on a slope. European beech thrives in a rich, moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Very little pruning is necessary to maintain its shape.
Fagus sylvatica 'Horizontalis' Characteristics
Moist to Average