name botanical:Fagus sylvatica 'Laciniata'
synonym:Fagus sylvatica Asplenifolia'
other name:Cut Leaf European Beech
family:beech family (Fagaceae)
height:up to 20 m (66 ft)
The leaf of the beech is very slit and on the upper side glossy dark green. The leaf arrangement is alternate.
fall foliage:yellow to brown
flowering:April - May
Inconspicuous bright yellow flower that appears with the foliation.
gender distribution:monoecious / unisexual
Prickly pericarp with two beechnuts.
bark:The bark is smooth and silver-gray.
location:sun to half-shade
ph value:slightly acidic to alkaline
Garden tree, park tree
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