Betula nigra (River Birch)
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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
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20914.08 B&B 2
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Characteristics & Attributes

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

Possible Substitution Plants

Quercus rubra