American Beech Seedlings

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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

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We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

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Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We guarantee your plants to be in excellent condition and arrive alive. If you have any problems with your order, please contact us via email (do not call us, email us with pictures) and state the problem and photos of the problem along with your order # to within 24 hours of order receival. No exceptions to this warranty so please, if you have any problems, we must receive an email within 24 hours of delivery.


American Beech Seedlings, Fagus Grandifolia are Slow Growing Shade Producers 

American Beech trees attain a height of 70 feet or more at maturity. Beech trees produce a dense leafy canopy that can spread to as much as 40 feet wide. America Beech seedlings are slow-growing trees: expect 12 inches of new growth or less each year. Although they do not produce instant shade, they grow into one of the most beautiful and beloved shade trees available. The American Beech found almost anywhere east of the Mississippi, but the largest mature specimens located in Ohio and the Mississippi River Valley. Ideal conditions are present in zones 4 through 9. An American Beech can live 300 to 400 years. Plant your American Beech Seedlings in full sun in almost any kind of well-drained soil, but keep the soil consistently moist. Soil content can include loam, sand, or even clay so long as the soil is not swampy or dry.

American Beech Seedling, Fagus Grandifolia is Selected for Parks, Formal Paths, Gardens, and Golf Courses for their Shade Production

Many American Beech trees have been defaced by carve names and other symbols into the smooth gray skin. Sadly, these carvings do not heal and remain for years. Mature American Beech trees produce Beech nuts that fall to the ground in autumn. Beechnuts are edible, nutritious, and delicious, but getting a hold of them before the squirrels, chipmunks, and birds is nearly impossible. Fall coloring for the American Beech ranges from soft orange to gold to yellow and is quite spectacular. American Beech trees have been a traditional favorite in the U.S. for hundreds of years. American Beech trees were selected for parks, formal paths and gardens, golf courses, and to shade the lawns in front of government buildings. American Beech is better known as Fagus Grandifolia. Hardy in planting zones 4-9. The growth rate is 1-2 feet each year. American Beech seedlings at maturity will be 50-70 feet tall and 40 feet wide. This selection usually has a shallow root system. Plant it in full sun and buried in the fertile, moist but well-drained soil. It will naturally grow into an oval shape and be used as an ornamental tree. It will attract area wildlife to your landscape. It will put off a nut called the beechnut, and these are the essential diet for chipmunks and squirrels. It is not very drought tolerant. So in hotter climates, make sure you water it well and often.


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