River Birch (Betula nigra) Zones 4-9
Growth Rate: medium to fast (12"-24" or more per year) Height: 40-70' / Spread: 40-60'
pH levels: 6.5 or below Soil Types: Prefers moist soils, acidic, loamy, clay and sandy
Sun: Full sun to partial shade Tolerate: many types of soils; moderate flooding, drought
Fall Color: Yellow
Flowering Dates: April - May Seed Dispersal Dates: May - June
Uses: Residential and parks, Restricted sites, Shade tree, provides habitat for wildlife and birds (Spring Warblers), found along rivers and drainages
Note: Adult river birch has peeling bark which exposes the reddish brown inner bark.
These are bare root seedlings. The roots of some seedlings may be trimmed for ease of planting and packaging purposes.
The price above is listed per individual seedling. A total price for your seedlings will appear in your cart and at check out. Shipping cost will be calculated during checkout.