|Grid reference||ST 18670 78629|
|Common name||Roble beech|
|Status||Glamorgan Champion 2015|
|Height||23M February 2015|
|Girth||155cm February 2015|
This tree is on the west side of brook and a little north of bridge.
General tree description
Nothofagus obliqua ia a tall, narrow tree that can reach a height of 30 metres. Its bark is grey-brown, with a rough plate texture. The leaves are dark matt green, broadly ovate or oblong, 5 to 8cm long, with 6 to 11 pairs of sunken veins and serrated margins. They turn crimson and yellow in autumn. There are separate male and female flowers, both small and inconspicuous, surrounded by green coloured bracts.