Beech 'Riversii' Fagus sylvatica (Atropurpurea Group) 'Riversii'
'Riversii' is a large, broad-crowned deciduous tree. Leaves elliptic, rather large, deep purple. Flowers inconspicuous, fruits bristly
About this plant
beech 'Riversii' purple beech
Fagus sylvatica 'Rivers Purple', Fagus sylvatica 'Atropurpurea'
Higher than 12 metres
wider than 8 metres
Full Sun, Partial Shade
SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Hedging & Screens Low Maintenance Architectural
Propagate by seed or grafting
Aphids and beech bark scale may be a problem
May be affected by coral spot and heart and root rot in mature trees