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Betula nigra

River Birch

Exfoliating cinnamon-colored bark creates winter interest. Resistant to bronze birch borer. Use as specimen or near ponds and wet areas.
Height: 40-70 ft
Width: 30-50 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Bloom Time: April
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Drought Tolerant
• Fall Color
• Rain Garden Shade
• Rain Garden Sun
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
• Woodland
Flower Type
• Insignificant
Foliage Color
• Green
Leaf Texture
• Medium
Prune Time
• Jan/Feb/March
Growth Rate
• Average
Origin
• North America

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