Copper Beech
Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea'
Height: 70'. Spread: 50'.
Light requirement: full sun.
Growth rate: slow. Habit: oval.
Flowering - time/color: (not showy).
Foliage - spring/summer: deep purple changing to purple-green.
Foliage - fall: coppery.
Fruit: oval, brown.
Attributes: outstanding specimen tree. Colorful purple
foliage, and coppery fall color.