*Fagus sylvatica Linnaeus. Subgenus: Fagus. Section: Fagus. Hab: Rarely cultivated and sometimes long-persistent, but is not known to escape in our region. Dist: Native of Europe.
Origin/Endemic status: Europe
Synonymy: = G, K3, K4, NE, NY, Govaerts & Frodin (1998); = n/a – C, F, FNA3; ? Fagus sylvatica L. ssp. sylvatica – Shen (1992)