During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
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River Birch Tree
Growth Rate: Fast growth rate
Plant Group: Tree
Plant Type: Deciduous
Plant Zone: Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Size at Maturity: 50 - 75 ft
12-18 inches at time of shipping. Ships bareroot items will arrive within 1-10 days from date the plant(s) are ordered.
Betula nigra or river birch is a very handsome tree for estates, parks, golfcourses and any other large area. It displays a light reddish brown cinnamin bark that peels and flakes to give that beautiful look that the birch family is noted for. Plant as a specimen, or as a windbreak plant 20' apart in the row.
It has moderate water requirements and a moderate tolerance to salt and alkali soils.
Planting Zones: 4-9
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