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American Beech

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American beech - Fagus grandifolia
Scientific Name Fagus grandifolia
Common Name American beech
Wetland Status FACU: Facultative Upland – Usually occur in nonwetlands (estimated probability 67%-99%), but occasionally found in wetlands (estimated probability 1%-33%).
Water Requirements Moist-Dry
Light Part Shade
Layer Canopy
Flower Color Yellow Green
Bloom Period April/May
Comments Distinctive smooth gray bark

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