Purple Fountain Beech
Also known as a 'Slender Weeping Beech' this ornamental tree is grown for is gorgeous purple foliage that turn a lovely bronze color in fall. These trees prefer some shade as too much sun can scorch the leaves dulling their purple shine. The tree grows vertically but the branches weep toward the ground. Excellent for narrow spaces. These trees are tolerant of many soil types and is forgiving of water and soil once established. Trees are ~7-8' tall and are in 7G Containers
USDA Zone: 4-7
Mature Height & Spread: 25' x 15'
Sun: Full Sun to Partial Shade (more shade helps bring out the purple color in leaves)
Scientific name: Fagus sylvatica 'Purple Fountain'