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1 Silver Birch 4-5ft Stunning Mature Specimen Trees, Betula Pendula in a 2L Pot

£24.99

1 Silver Birch Tree 6 ft Tall in a 2L Pot

 

Betula pendula is a medium deciduous tree, typically reaching 15-25 m tall, exceptionally up to 39 m  , with a slender crown of arched branches with drooping branchlets.

Growing Details

Common Name: Silver birch
Genus: Betula
Species: pendula
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Moist, Sandy
Height: 2500cm
Spread: 1000cm

Description

The plain silver or common birch, sometimes called 'the lady of the woods' because of its outstanding elegance, is a great landscape feature, especially in autumn and while still young - older trees can become enormous, but without dominating or shading the garden too much. When planted 60cm (2ft) apart, the trees make a fine hedge, or may be grown 2.4m (8ft) apart as a screen or windbreak, which can be trimmed each winter. Growth is upright, later slightly weeping, especially the young outer stems - trim shoots off the trunk to reveal the attractive bark.

 

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  1. Accurate description 5

    Posted by Unknown on 27th Apr 2017

    Silver birch tree arrived very well packed in straw and looks healthy and the size as described also good to be able to track parcel delivery all and all would recommend

  2. Tall, pretty tree with lovely leaves. 4

    Posted by Unknown on 9th Apr 2017

    My mum was very happy with her tree which was delivered as a surprise! :D
    The only slight negative she felt was that the tree could have been in a slightly bigger pot.
    Lovely tree though, and a great price too! Thank you.

  3. Great value and Service 4

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Dec 2016

    Tree arrived well protected and in good time. Exellent value - Free delivery a real bonus.