Beech Purple Tree - Fagus sylvatica Purpurea

Beech Purple Tree - Fagus sylvatica Purpurea

Economy or Premium Selection

Economy - rooted into its pot but a further season before moving up a pot size.

Premium - more growth in its pot. More mature than Economy

Purple Beech makes a beautiful large specimen tree or is often seen in hedge form where its purple foliage can be used to great effect. Like its green cousin it dislikes cold wet soils.

Our Purple Beech trees are English grown from genuine English origin (provenance) stock grown naturally in fertile English soil. Because our Purple Beech trees are 100% English provenance and English grown, they make an excellent choice for any woodland or landscape planting scheme. If you are including native species, we think it is easy to be misled. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their trees but this does not necessarily mean that they are English grown or of English origin. Many are imported from continental Europe. As growers with over 40 years of growing experience we are happy to pass on our knowledge and advice. Don’t compromise on quality. When you want the best choose quality English grown, English origin Purple Beech from Botanica.

Bare Root Purple Beech trees are only available during the season November to March. Precise dates will be notified each year. 

To see more about why we believe that buying English grown Purple Beech trees is important click here