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botanical name:
Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Jermyns'
Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Jermyns' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Himalayan Birch
family:  Betulaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 18.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: brown
fruit colour: brown
stem/bark: white
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
A fine, vigorous cultivar with pure white bark and long catkins, up to 15cm.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained soil in sun or light dappled shade. Reputedly tolerant of dry soils.

usage:
Looks even better when planted in small groups. Excellent at the edge of woodland, where the dark background shows up the white trunks.

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