Go Back Birch Heritage River

Betula nigra 'Cully'
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Plant Type: Hostas

This Birch has unique peeling bark that is lighter than River Birch, ranging from tan to creamy white to parchment white. While it tolerates wet, poorly drained soils, it does well in upland soils, and is resistant to bronze birch borer. A vigorous, hardy tree with pyramidal habit when young, maturing to a broad oval crown. Large, glossy, green leaves turn light yellow in fall. Clumps have three or more stems. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Cold hardy and adapts well to heat.


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Large, glossy, green leaves turn light yellow in fall

Plant Spread

30-35 ft. wide 40-50 ft. high

Good Companions

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Hardness Zone

4-8

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