Paper Birch - Betula papyrifera

Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
Paper Birch Betula papyrifera
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One of the most permanent and desirable of all white barked Birches. Attractive chalk-white colour to the bark when older. Dark green foliage turns a striking yellow in fall. Great screen or park tree. Can be grown as single or multi-stemmed specimen.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
30-40'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Colors: 
Brown
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Stem Colour
Growth Habits: 
Pyramidal
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 2
Average: 4 (3 votes)

Prefers a moist, well drained, slightly acidic soil. Tolerates wet poorly drained soils. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Prune broken or damaged limbs in summer to prevent severe bleedings of wounds in spring. 

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