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Fagus sylvatica 'Zlatia'

Fagus sylvatica 'Zlatia' - Zlatia Beech

More About Fagus sylvatica 'Zlatia'

  • Low-branched, with a rounded to oval crown
  • Leaf emerges a bright yellow to golden-yellow
  • Foliage colour matures to a yellow-green, retaining its colour into the fall
  • Soft bark is smooth and gray in colour

Interesting Notes:

'Zlatia' is the Serbian word of gold.

Zone:

6

Height:

10-15 m

Spread:

8-10 m
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Zlatia Beech Growing and Maintenance Tips

A visually appealing plant with its bright yellow-green foliage, a standout in any landscape. This cultivar can experience sunburn if planted in the full sun. 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 'Zlatia' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow
Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Golden
Green
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen

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