European White Birch (Multi Trunk) (Betula pendula)

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The White Birch is quite a spectacular tree with a beautiful weeping form.  It's most know for it;s bright white bark which has a somewhat pealing affect.  The branches arch over in a weeping form and blow in the wind like a clock pendulum, hence the species name, pendula.  Betula pendula is mostly found in nature near river banks and slopes where there is a close water source as these trees require regular water and are not very drought tolerant.  Deer resistant. Native to Europe/Asia Minor. Is considered an invasive species in some northern and eastern parts of the US.  USDA Zone: 2-6

Foliage:

Semi-deciduous

Sunlight:

Sun or Part Shade

Mature Height:

25-30'

Mature Width:

22-25'

Water needs:

Moderate

Bloom Season:

Spring/Summer