River Birch


Characteristics

Scientific Name:   Betula Nigra
Common Name:   River Birch
Type:   Deciduous
Height:   40-70 Feet
Spread:   40-60 Feet
Foliage:   Dark Green
Fall:   Yellow
Growth Rate:   Vigorous
Exposure:    Full Sun


Notes

Attractive salmon pink bark turn cinnamon brown when it exfoliates


Problems

Burch borer and succeptable to ice storms