Rivers Purple Beech
Genus: Fagus Spread: 40'
Species: sylvatica Shape: Broadly oval
Cultivar: Riversii Foliage: Deep purple to purple-bronze
Zone: 5 Flower:
Type: ??? Fruit:
Final Height: 50' Fall Color:

The most popular purple leafed beech, Rivers is deep purple in the spring and holds a good purple-bronze color throughout the summer. The smooth silver-gray bark of the trunk is beautiful in winter.

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