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Nothofagus dombeyi - 12 year old tree in late September
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Nothofagus dombeyi

£38.00

(Southern Beech) Nothofagus dombeyi is an unusual medium sized to large evergreen tree native to Chile and Argentina with dark, glossy green leaves. 

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Nothofagus dombeyi is an unusual medium sized to large evergreen tree native to Chile and Argentina with dark, glossy green leaves. Grows with good vigour in warmer parts of the UK and develops a graceful spreading, branching habit as it becomes established. 

A handsome tree best suited for a position in full sun with shelter from cold winter winds. May loose some leaves in winter in cooler areas.


  • Position: Full sun.
  • Soil: Well drained or moist, fertile soil. Nothofagus dombeyi will not grow well in a shallow, chalky soil.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Not suitable for very cold, exposed areas and requires a position with shelter from cold wind.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
  • Habit: Medium sized or eventually large, branching tree.
    • Height: 15 - 20 m (50 - 65 ft).
    • Spread: 12 - 15 m (40 - 50 ft).
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun
Mature Size
Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall), Tree - Large (over 50 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
Special Features
Habit - Architectural, Ornamental Bark / Colourful Winter Stems, Honey Fungus Resistant, Evergreen, Leaf Shape - Unusual or Large

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