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BETULA platyphylla 'Whitespire'
Common Name: Birch, Japanese Whitespire

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Plant Type: Trees
Zone: 4 Foliage: Dark Green
Height: 30-40' Fall Foliage: Yellow
Width / Spread: 20-30' Flower: Not Showy
Habit: Pyramidal Flower Season:
Sun Requirements: Full/Partial Fruit: Catkin
Uses: Creates Shade
Winter Interest
Tolerance: Disease Resistant
Moist Soil

Chalky white bark with gold accents does not exfoliate. Maintains dominant leader. Nice specimen or naturalizer. Resistant to Bronze Birch Borer when properly sited in cool, moist soil.

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