Fagus sylvatica 'Riversii'
More About Fagus sylvatica 'Riversii'
- Upright, oval to rounded, spreading crown
- Large, elliptical leaves are deep purple in the spring fading to purple-green
- Fall foliage turns a bronze colour
The deepest purple foliage of any purple-leaved beech.
River's Beech Growing and Maintenance Tips
A majestic tree with great visual appeal, ideal for a large, estate lawn or park settings. Its dark foliage colour will stand out amongst typically green surroundings. 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 'Riversii' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average