American Beech
Fagus grandiflora
Height: 60'. Spread: 100'.
Light requirement: full sun.
Growth rate: slow. Habit: wide-spreading.
Flowering - time/color: not showy.
Foliage - spring/summer: glossy dark green, light green below.
Foliage - fall: bronze.
Fruit: three-winged nut.
Attributes: good for use in naturalized areas, and open areas.