Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' at Hailey Park

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Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla'
early September 2015

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Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla'
late October 2015

Grid reference ST 14893 78797
Common name Cut leaved beech
Common name Fern leaved beech
Origin Europe
Deciduous Yes
Height 12M September 2015
Girth 125cm September 2015
Reference 306

One of a group of trees at the south east corner of the park alongside Mary Street.

Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' bark

Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' bark
September 2015

Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' foliage

Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' foliage
early September 2015

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Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' autumn foliage
late October 2015

General tree description

Fagus sylvatica 'Heterophylla' is a form of the Common beech that has very narrow, deeply cut leaves. It is usually not as tall as the species, growing up to about to 28 metres.