Fagus sylvatica purpurea


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Noun1.Fagus sylvatica purpurea - variety of European beech with shining purple or copper-colored leaves
Fagus, genus Fagus - beeches
beech, beech tree - any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
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Common beech is another top class hedging plant, and surpasses itself in its purple-leafed form, Fagus sylvatica purpurea.