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20 Green Beech Hedging Plants 2-3ft Fagus Sylvatica Trees,Brown Winter Leaves


 20 Green Beech / Fagus Sylvatica Plants 60-90 CM

Bare-Rooted 2-3 ft


These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.


Beech is most commonly available as the species with bright green leaves in spring that darken towards summer before turning copper in the autumn, they then turn brown over winter if they are retained which only happens when used as hedging, large tree forms lose most or all of the leaves in the winter.


Growing Details:

Common Name: Green Beech
Genus: Fagus
Species: sylvatica
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/lightChalky/alkalineDry
Height: 30m
Spread: 1500cm
Spacing: 3 Plants Per Metre in Single Row, 5 Plants Per Metre in Double Row



It also takes very well to being grown as a hedging plant producing superb hedges that can be used in formal or informal settings. Beech hedges make effective windbreaks and sort of span the evergreen / deciduous boundary as whereas they are deciduous, they retain the dead leaves on the branches through the winter until they are pushed off by new shoots in the spring time. They are not completely bare and twiggy therefore when grown as a hedge.

Beech can be planted as a single specimen tree which will grow to a maximum height of 30 metres but it will shed it's leaves in Autumn.


For the bare root planting instructions, please click here.

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  1. Excellent Service 5

    Posted by David Griffiths on 24th Nov 2020

    I ordered some beech hedging. The company communicated with me and kept me up to date with the progress of my order. The plants arrived when they said they would. The plants were healthy and really good quality.

  2. Excellently rooted saplings 5

    Posted by Lucy Workman on 21st Nov 2018

    Lovely looking plants but we will wait and see how they grow.

  3. Sturdy plants 5

    Posted by David Burrows on 18th Nov 2018

    Plants received in very good condition, well packed and delivered very quickly. Highly recommended.

  4. Beech Hedging 5

    Posted by Unknown on 27th Feb 2018

    The bare rooted young trees arrived safely. They look strong and well rooted although too early to put in as ground frozen. Hopefully we will have a lovely hedge in the next few years.