The broadly ovate serrated leaves are a spectacular dark purple color in early spring and.
Apr 07, In the fall, beech tree foliage turns from green to beautiful autumn shades of orange, yellow, and golden brown. Beech trees are grown in large landscapes.
Leaves are arranged alternately on dark gray branches.
The tall trees provide shade or are planted in rows to create privacy hedges or screens. There are only 13 species of beech trees, most of which belong to the genus Fagus. May 28, One of the best features of the American beech tree is its fall foliage and winter interest.
In the second half of autumn, the leaves turn golden-bronze. They hang on for much of the winter after turning tan. The smooth, silvery-gray bark and branching pattern also offer interest in stumpcutting.barcal Name: Fagus grandifolia.