Fagus sylvatica Red Obelisk (syn. F. s. Rohan Obelisk) Fagaceae
Red Obelisk European Beech FA-gus sil-VAT-i-ka
- Deciduous tree, pyrimidal-columnar habit, to 15 ft (4.5 m) tall, or more, in 15 years, leaves are dark purple and irregular and undulating just like Rohanii (one of its parents having incised leaves), reportedly Red Obelisk has incised and, occasionally, nonincised leaves.
- A seedling of Dawyck pollinated by Rohanii raised in Holland; in North American commerce since about 1987.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden.