Nothofagus x alpina

Nothofagus x alpina

Originally from Chile and Argentina, Nothofagus alpina is a large, fast-growing, deciduous tree with a conical, quite open habit and good autumn colour. Beech-like leaves, oval, pointed and with very deeply impressed veins are deep green, turning orange and red in autumn. Inconspicuous flowers are followed, on female flowers, by little winged fruits containing small, yellowish nuts. Sometimes known as Southern beech, commonly known as raulís do best in areas of mild winters and high rainfall. Ideal as a specimen in a park or very large garden.

Site: Tolerates some exposure
Soil: Any well drained soil
Position: Best in full sun
Season of interest: Autumn in particular
Hardiness: Fairly hardy
Height: can eventually grow up to 160’ (50m)

Type | Size: Bareroot | 2ft
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Frequently Bought Together

IMPORTANT UPDATE - 19th May 2024

Our website is temporarily paused to new orders, we are busy processing the orders already in the system.

Thank you for your understanding.

Mattie, Maria & the Future Forests team.

Out of stock
Thanks for signing up for restock notifications!
There was an error signing up for restock notifications. Please try again.

Sign up for restock notifications

Notify Me

Recommended for You