This page contains specific information about European beech (Fagus sylvatica), f. purpurea '8602', which could be found in the Merwesteinpark in Dordrecht.This tree is called "Boom 79". The girth of this tree is not known. Its height is not known. This tree was planted around the year 1885 ± 5, which makes it around 130 ± 5 years old (Wim Brinkerink, Jul 10, 2012).
The tree is a specimen of the form Fagus sylvatica f. purpurea.