Beech tree, Batcombe, Dorset

New beech leaves and male flowers 

Female flower above, male below

Dangling male flowers

Close-up of male flowers - anthers

Close-up of female flower - stigmas

Side view of female flower

 

Fruit - husk

Beech nuts - mast

Emerging seedlings - April

Leaf buds in spring

Newly emerged leaf

Mid-season leaves

Beech trunks

Close-up of Beech bark

Copper Beech, Kenwood, London

View into canopy

Copper Beech - newly emerged leaves