Copper Beech Tree Gift

Fagus sylvatica purpurea


Next day delivery available, just order before 11am Mon to Thurs.

The Copper Beech tree or Purple Beech tree is a really attractive tree, with wonderful rich purple coloured leaves. The Beech Tree is otherwise known as the Mother of The Woods in Celtic lore.

Young trees can arrive with green leaves that will change to purple the following season.

  • Potentially a large tree, it can grow to 120ft (36m), it is too tall to be grown as a specimen tree in the average garden.
  • However, it forms an excellent hedge as it can be clipped closely.
  • The leaves turn russet-brown in winter and will remain over winter if pruned in midsummer.
  • It thrives in a wide variety of soils and will tolerate shade.
  • When grown as a tree the wood is quite pale and has a delicate figure.
  • It is used extensively in furniture manufacture.
  • Tree supplied is 40 - 60cm in height.
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Product Details


Light Green, Dark Green, Red
Plant Type
Deciduous (bare from Nov to April)
Leaves and Foliage
Ultimate Height
Large - 12m plus

Caring Information


Difficulty to Grow
Very Easy
Grow in Pot?
Ready to be planted into ground

Soil information

Best Soil?
Loam, Clay, Sand, Chalk
Soil Moisture
Moist but well drained

Perfect Location

Sun Position
South-facing, East-facing, North-facing, West-facing
Sun Strength
Full Sun
Perfect for growing in medium gardens, Ideal for people with large gardens

What's Included

How will it arrive?

Packaged in:
Pot gift wrapped in organza bag with ribbon
Supplied in:
unique Tree2mydoor branded triangle gift box
Delivered in:
plantable 100% natural coir pot


Send directly to your recipient. You choose when you want your gift delivered. You can add your own personal message that is printed in the accompanying greetings card. Up to 120 characters.

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