Copper Beech

Fagus sylvatica purpurea

There are two small copper beeches in the park. See Wikipedia entry here for the genus.
Copper beech in the southeast triangle in July, looking southwest
Young copper beech in the west triangle in July.
The beech holds on to its dead leaves late into winter.

Matthias Baldwin Park 

423 N 19th St 

Philadelphia, PA 19130

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