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Swedish birch

Betula pendula 'Laciniata'

Silver Birch

Deciduous tree with a slender growth habit. This medium-sized tree has beautiful white bark that becomes dark black and rugged at the base of the trunk. The leaves are glossy dark green, oval-shaped and divided into narrow lobes. Leaves turn into a yellow colour in the autumn. Flowers are non-showy, brown and arranged in catkins.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Spring
Fruiting time
Summer

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Betulaceae

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