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Betula utilis var. jacquemontii

Jacquemontii Birch (Himalayan Birch)

They have the whitest, exfoliating bark of all the birches, a showy specimen when mixed in with darker coloured plants. The growth is pyramidal when young, maturing to an irregular, upright, open shape.

  • »  Upright, open, pyramidal, branching habit
  • »  Gleaming white, smooth bark
  • »  Ovate, serrated, green foliage, turns golden in the fall
  • »  An excellent tree with a brilliant white, bark colour
  • »  Male catkins on ends of branches
  • »  Bloom Time: Spring

7gal Treeform
$249.00
10gal Clump
$255.00
15gal Clump
$294.00
  • Category:Trees
  • Hardiness Zone:5
  • Height:9-12 m
  • Spread:5-6 m
  • Bloom Color: Green
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Well-drained
Growth Rate
Medium
Slow
Attributes
Deciduous
Fall Color
Flowering Time
Spring
Habit
Pyramidal
Rounded
Foliage Color
Green
Yellow
Landscape uses
Specimen
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Betula utilis var. jacquemontii

It has the whitest bark of all the birch cultivars, making it an excellent specimen, showing well at any time of the year.