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Fagus engleriana


Order: Fagales
   Family: Fagaceae
            Genus: Fagus
                        Specie: Fagus engleriana

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Wavy edged leaves turn orange-brown in autumn

Uses: Autumn color Woodland gardens Specimen tree Shade tree

Zones: 6?8

Description: A native of central China, this is a deciduous species that grows to 50 ft (15 m). It is frequently forked close to ground level with several trunks and slender branches. Distinguished by its very narrow buds, it has fresh light green leaves that are slig

Growth Habit: Spreading habit often with several trunks

Comments: Attractive bark, buds and new growth

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