Betula

The birch family of trees have the botanical name betula. They are tall elegant trees mostly grown for the colour and texture of the bark. Popular varieties include betula pendula or common silver birch, betula jacquemontii which has dazzling white stems and attractive pealing bark. All varieties thrive in most soils and aspect.

birch

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