Big Trees
Asian Birch 'Whitespire'
Betula platyphylla
30-5O tall with a 15'-25 spread at maturity. Oval pyramidal form. Partial shade to full sun exposure. Grows in moist soil. Green foliage turning yellow in the Fall. Fast growth rate.
Canoe Birch
Betula papyrifera
50'-60' tall with a 25'-35' spread. Oval form. Partial shade to full sun exposure. Grows in moist soil. Attractive white bark that exfoliates. Average growth rate rate. Green leaf turning yellow in the Fall.
'Youngii'
Betula pendula
15 tall with a 20' spread. Attractive weeping form can be easily shaped to fit into small garden areas. Partial shade to full Sun exposure. Dark green leaf turning yellow in the Fall. Attractive white bark that does not exfoliate as much as the Canoe Birch.
River Birch
Betula nigra
30'-45 tall, with 25-30 spread at maturity. Oval pyramidal form. Partial shade to full sun exposure. Provides dapple shade. Grows in wet soil. Most commonly seen as a multi-stem tree, Attractive exfoliating bark. Green leaf changing to attractive yellow in the Fall. Medium to fast growth rate. A popular cultivar is 'Cully Heritage'
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