Fagus grandifolia

Fagus grandifolia

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Family: Fagaceae

Latin Name: Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.

Common Name: American Beech

General Description: Large, slow-growing tree that reaches a height of up to 30 m (100 ft)

Geographical Distribution: Found throughout the eastern United States and extending north into Canada

Ecological Distribution: Found in moist woods and lower, protected slopes

Mycorrhizal Status: Ectomycorrhizal

Additional Information:   USDA

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