River Birch
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River Birch
River Birch
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River Birch

River Birch

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Betula nigra

River birch is a deciduous medium to large-sized native tree. Betula nigra is a very attractive ornamental tree.

3-4 ft.

Growth Rate: Rapid (10-15”/yr.)

Soils: Sand, loam, Clay

Moisture: Moist to wet

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun, part sun

Mature Height: 50-75 ft.

Origin: Native

Deer Damage Potential: Low

Other: Ornamental, good in wet soil, tolerates some compaction 

 USDA Plant Guide


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