Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days, [longer stratification,150 days, can increase germination ]
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is often prefered to artificial strat and spring sowing
Looking for a stunning addition to your garden or landscape? Look no further than the Fagus crenata, also known as the Japanese Beech, Siebold's Beech, or Buna. This deciduous tree is native to Japan, where it can often be found as one of the dominant trees in the country's deciduous forests. Its light gray bark and rounded crown make it a popular choice for bonsai, while its status as an important native element of Japanese forests makes it a must-have for any nature lover. The tree grows well in well-drained, loamy or sandy soils and can be found in large stands from sea level up to 1400 meters. Don't miss your chance to add the Fagus crenata to your garden today!