Betula nigra Tropical Birch
The Betula nigra is a beautiful, fast growing, medium-sized ornamental tree with a deep green summer foliage. The cinnamon-brown bark exfoliates in papery sheets and reveals the white trunk.
The tree is tolerates heat and moderate drought conditions once established and is well suited for the climate in South East Queensland.
The tree grows best in acidly, moist and well drained soil.
Position: Full sun
200mm approx 60cm tall above the pot
300mm approx 1.4m tall above the pot
The supplied height above is a guide. We strive hard to supply the best value plants and will generally, where possible, supply above the standard supplied heights. Occasionally due to seasonal variation and demand will need to supply standard height plants.