Betula papyrifera ‘Belle Vue’ (Paper or Canoe Birch tree)
Betula papyrifera is a very vigorous and robust tree. The bark of this cultivar is pale pink-brown, smooth and freely-peeling. Autumn leaf colour is a rich yellow or orange-yellow. The Belle Vue trees seem to keep their autumn colour for longer than most provenances of B. papyrifera.
Source: Belle Vue, Newfoundland.
Height: 12-18 metres, lightly spreading crown.