Betula utilis ssp. jacquemontii ‘Inverleith’ (White Himalayan Birch tree)

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A pure white hybrid form of the Himalayan Birch. Much sought after for its stark white bark, peeling in parchment-like sheets which are orange-buff beneath. The ghostly effect is particularly impressive in the winter or when grown against a dark background.

Betula utilis ssp. jacquemontii ‘Inverleith‘ is a well-known cultivar, with reliably white bark from a young age and vigorous growth.

Height: 9-15 metres, moderately spreading crown.