other fruit (not cone, winged, acorn, or in pod or capsule)
nut in a husk
thin, spiny husk
fruit less than 2" in diameter, weak, unbranched spines
Weeping Purple Beech
Fagus sylvatica form purpureo-pendula
The Weeping Purple Beech is a variety of theWeeping Beech, which in turn is a cultivated variety of the European Beech. The leaves of the Weeping Purple Beech are purplish, although the color may fade somewhat to green in the heat of summer.