Asian White Birch Tree

Asian White Birch Tree

Asian White Birch Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Betula platyphylla
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal in youth
Height:   40 to 50'
Weight:   15 to 25
Leaf:   1.5 to 3" alternate, simple leaves
Flower/Fruit:   Nonshowy flowers
Comments:    Susceptible to borers; casts light shade; shallow roots
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Crimson Forest