PlantsBetula→Cutleaf European White Birch (Betula pendula 'Laciniata')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7a
Plant Height: 20 to 40 feet
Plant Spread: 10 to 20 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Small yellowish-brown catkins
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Fire Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: Grafting

illustration from the 1892 catalog, Brown Brothers, Rochester, Ne

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Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Oct 10, 2020 8:42 PM 133

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