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5x Green Beech - Fagus sylvatica - 100-120cm - Bare-root (Pack of 5 Plants)

Code: PL36015
5x Green Beech - Fagus sylvatica - 100-120cm - Bare-root (Pack of 5 Plants)
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A deciduous, bushy hedging plant which responds well to trimming. Very popular hedging choice due to the hardiness of its foliage. Native to UK.

Characteristics
  • Flower Colour: inconspicuous
  • Foliage Colour: green, turning to russet in autumn. Foliage often hangs on through winter.
  • Approx. Growth Height: higher than 12m (40ft)
  • Flowering Period: spring
  • Tolerance: shade tolerant, pollution tollerant
  • Growing Habit: spreading
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Exposure: sheltered, exposed
  • Rate of Growth: medium-fast
  • Final Size if Untrimmed: large tree
  • Wildlife: Attracts bees and other insects.
  • Arrives bare-root at a height of 100-120cm (3'4"-4ft)

Requirements
  • Light Requirements: full sun, partial shade
  • Soil Requirements: all soil types
  • Moisture: well drained, moist but well drained

Planting
  • Planting Distance: 45-60cm (1'6"-2ft)

Beech hedging will grow in almost all well-drained soil and can tolerate both full sun and partial shade.

Beech can be planted from November to March, when the hedge is dormant. Ensure that the area where you are going to plant the hedge is clear and weed-free.


Caring and Maintenance

Should be pruned in winter, just after planting, and for two years after that. On planting, cut back leading shoots and side shoots by one-third, cutting to a well placed bud. Repeat this in the second winter to prevent straggly growth and thicken up the hedge base. Then trim every June after that.

Maintain at 90-180cm (3-6ft) or as taller hedges or screens.

 

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