Educational videos on nature (Weeping Beech canopy) – June 2017
A Weeping Beech hidden amongst Brambles and Hazel. This tree can be found near the Post Office depot in the Sowton industrial estate of Exeter, UK.
Fagus are large deciduous trees with smooth grey bark, ovate leaves colouring well in autumn, and inconspicuous flowers followed by usually spiny fruits
Pendula’ is a large deciduous tree forming either a broad crown with wide-spreading main boughs draped with long, pendulous side-branches, or more upright with steeply drooping branches. Leaves elliptic, green.
Deciduous Tree Type Ornamental Tree
Tree Habit Weeping
Mature Size (generic) TREE (50-80′ Tall) • Broad Canopy
Fall Color Subtle
Flowering Season Spring
USDA Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7
Water Needs Moderate
Growth Rate Slow
Light Needs Full Sun
Mature Height 50-60 ft
Mature Width 55-65 ft
Name European Weeping Beech