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Antarctic Beech

Nothofagus antarctica

Also known as

Nire, Southern beech, Guindo

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

10m

12m

Min

8m

Antarctic Beech Overview

This is a deciduous tree or large, multi-stemmed shrub. The flowers are insignificant, they have a wavy-edge. The leaves are toothed and will turn yellow in the autumn before dropping.

Common problems with Antarctic Beech

How to propagate Antarctic Beech

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings in the summer or seed in autumn.

Seed

Other uses of Antarctic Beech

Specimen