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BIRCH, SILVER
Betula pendula, B. verrucosa

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height50ft (15m)Exposed/WindyYes
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1.25ft (40cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesYes
NativeYesCoastal AreasNo
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes
 

Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

BIRCH, SILVER (Betula pendula, B. verrucosa)
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Ten year old Silver Birch tree by Beech hedge in winter.

Graceful native deciduous tree of upright habit but with graceful drooping branchlets. Bark orange-red on young stems, soon changing to silver with distinctive black 'arrows'. Leaves turn yellow in autumn. Very hardy.
TREE 25ft x 10ft (7.6m x 3m) in 20 years, ultimate height 50ft (15m).

 Price per plant forAvailability
1+5+50+250+
 Tr 2-3ft
60-90cm
1.991.491.381.19 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Tr 4-5ft
125-150cm
3.192.792.582.23 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Tr = Transplanted, click here for more details.
Pg = Pot grown.
Cg = Bundle of 10 cell-grown plants, click here for more details.
 

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.


All prices include VAT where applicable.

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