Whitebarked Himalayan Birch Tree

Whitebarked Himalayan Birch Tree

Whitebarked Himalayan Birch Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Betula jacqemontii
Hardiness Zones:   4-7a
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun; moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Pyramidal
Height:   30 to 50'
Weight:   20 to 35
Leaf:   2 to 3" alternate, simple leaves; bright yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Not showy
Comments:    Pure white bark; not heat tolerant; susceptible to bores; casts light shade; shallow roots; short lived
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --