Paper Birch


Betula papyrifera
Bundle of 25
18-24″ Seedling


Paper Birch has a chalky, creamy white bark that peels into strips. It has a rapid growth rate and can reach a height of 50—70 ft. with a crown spread of 30—50 ft. at maturity (80 years). Multiple trunks are common for open-grown plants. It has an upright oval form. It prefers sandy loams, but will tolerate a
variety of soil types. Plant in cool, moist, well-drained sites. It’s shade and drought intolerant. Dark green leaves turn yellow in the fall. Uses include wildlife plantings, horticultural applications, and commercial products. Do not plant near power lines.

Bundle of 25
18-24″ Seedling