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Oriental beech

Fagus orientalis

Also known as

Beech

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

15m

8m

Min

10m

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Oriental beech Overview

    A spreading, deciduous tree. Has dark green, obovate to elliptic that turn brownish yellow in autumn and larger nuts. Can grow vigorously to 20m in height.

    Common problems with Oriental beech

    How to propagate Oriental beech

    Grafting

    Propagate from seed as soon as it autumns; cultivators must be grafted.

    Seed

    Other uses of Oriental beech

    Grown for their habit, foliage and autumn colour. Good for hedging.