Betula papyrifera – White barked form (Paper Birch or Canoe Birch tree)

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Betula papyrifera

This is the white barked form of Betula papyrifera. These trees from Vermont, USA are very vigorous with smooth white bark that is freely peeling. Autumn leaf colour is a rich yellow or orange-yellow.

A fast-growing tree that is quite robust and tough.

Height: 12-18 metres, medium spreading crown.