Betula pendula – Silver Birch
Height 8-10m Width 4-6m
Silver birch are an attractive, fast growing deciduous tree with stunning white trunks and delicate pendulous branches. They have a fiberous root system which means they are great for small residencial gardens and are not likely to damage pipes. Often planting in odd numbered groups to give a woodland look.
Adaptable to most soil types. They like full sun to part shade, well drained moist soils. Mulch well to keep moisture in soil.