copper beech copper beech

Definition(s):

  • (n) variety of European beech with shining purple or copper-colored leaves

Usage(s):

  • On the hill above it stood a copper beech tree which great-grandfather President John Quincy Adams had imported from England.

News

  • Luxury Sales Continue to Bounce Back, Brokers Say

    Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal Copper Beech Farm, an estate located in Greenwich, Connecticut, was listed last month for a believed record $190 million. Cash buyers, low mortgage rates and rising consumer confidence are among the biggest drivers pushing luxury housing in the U.S., according to luxury real-estate agents at the annual conference of the National Association of Real ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Wall Street Journal Blogs

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