River Birch

Betula occidentalis

Matchcode: BEOCCIDE

Height: 7 - 8m (23 - 26 FT.)

Spread: 4m (13 FT.)

Small, pyramidal, native tree with shiny, red-brown bark highlighted by white horizontal lines. Oval, toothed, bright green foliage with lighter yellow-green underside turns yellow in fall. Loves wet, sandy, acidic sites. Available in clump and tree form. Prune only in full-leaf.

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