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A small native understory tree that does well in, either, sun or shade. Has a slow growth rate. Brilliant orange to red Ffall colour. Also known as a “muscle wood” for its muscle-like ridges along its smooth, gray trunk. Leaves are a deep bluish-green with fine teeth, and become successively larger along the shoots.
The Blue Beech ships bare root. Approximate size at time of delivery is 175 cm.
Height: 7 m
Spread: 3 m
Foliage: Dark green
Fall Colour: Orange to red