#024 European Beech
(Fagus sylvatica)

Largest European Beech in the inventory. Tree number #91 in the Davidson Tree Inventory

Statistics (2022)

  • Circumference (In.): 123″
  • Height (Ft.): 63′
  • Avg. Crown Spread (Ft.): 45′
  • Diameter Breast Height (In.): 43″
  • Total Points: 199

More Information

  • Year Recognized: 2021
  • Current condition: Good
  • Property Type: Private
  • Ecological Value: Its large shady canopy makes it an excellent choice as a specimen tree in a large yard, planted in a lawn or park setting. It is a little more tolerant of soil types than American beech (Fagus grandifolia). This tree is resistant to browsing by deer.  It does not tolerate high summer temperatures.