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Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyk Purple'

Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyk Purple' (Upright Purple Beech)

Common Name

Upright Purple Beech


Any soil


Full sun best for colour


50 - 70ft high x 10 -15ft wide.

Action and Timing

Fastigiate (erect) purple beech from Scotland.

Nursery Notes

Propagate by grafting.


Superb upright tree. Used as either a specimen or statement planting for best effect. Purple beeches develop finer colour ion full sun. RHS awarded in 1973.

This plant was added to the database on 21st December, 2009.

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