The European Beech or Fagus sylvatica - European Green Beech is an impressive and stately tree with rich, glossy green foliage and attractive grey bark. Excellent used as a specimen in larger parks and gardens.European Fagus Sylvatica Beech is suitable for pleaching or hedging.
Height: 8 -15 metres. (Tends not to reach its maximum height in an urban environment.)
Width: 12 metres.
Growth rate: Slow to moderate.
Form: Dense pyramidal to oval, often branching to ground level. Eventually becoming a large tree.
Foliage: Fagus sylvatica - European Green Beech has attractive shiny dark green ovate leaves that change to deep reddish-bronze in autumn. Leaves of Fagus sylvatica - European Green Beech Tree tend to hang on tree well into winter.
Bark: Attractive, smooth grey bark becoming beautifully textured with age.
Tolerances: Fagus sylvatica - European Green Beech Tree prefers moist, well drained acid soils, but tolerates some dryness. Will not adapt to excessively wet or compacted soils. Tolerates some shade and heavy pruning.
We stock or can source the following pot sizes
25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)
33cm pots - $130
45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330
SUPER ADVANCED TREES
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550
FIELD GROWN TREES
(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter)
3m+ with large developed canopy - $450
Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Transport to Melbourne:
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.
Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs
For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.
Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.
Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.
Nursery Opening Hours:
Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm