Silver Birch (Betula pendula )
This attractive ornamental tree has toothed-edged green leaves that turn a beautiful golden yellow in autumn. The bark of the Silver Birch (Betula pendula) is an attractive silver white that contrasts beautifully with the deciduous foliage. The upright European tree grows into a pyramidal shape and the tips of the branches hang gracefully. Looks beautiful grown in groves of multiple trees and in avenues. Will need supplementary irrigation in hot dry sites.
• Uses: ornamental tree, specimen tree, grown singly or in groves
• Size: 10 metres high x 6 metres wide depending on conditions
• Features: graceful yellow autumn foliage, white trunks, frost tolerant