Betula albosinensis ‘Pink Champagne’ (Chinese Red Birch tree)
Chinese Red Birch are beautiful trees, much loved by gardeners. Perhaps the finest of all birches for subtlety of bark. Betula albosinensis ‘Pink Champagne’ is a popular cultivar with delicately soft pale pink bark colouring. A lighter barked tree than many B. albosinensis – selected from a specimen tree from Gansu in our arboretum.
Smooth bark, peeling freely in sheets. Delicate foliage. Light shade. Originating from China.
Height: 9-15 metres, lightly spreading crown.