Fagus Sylvatica Purpurea. This attractive hedging species boasts glossy foliage in shades of purple and darkest green. It makes a great alternative to an evergreen hedge, as its foliage turns copper and then crispy brown in the winter, hanging on until new foliage emerges in spring. Likes a sunny or partially shaded position.
Name: Fagus Sylvatica Purpurea
Approx. Height and spread: As required for hedge.
Position: Sun – partial shade
Soil Ph: all
Moisture: Well drained soil