'City Slicker' River Birch 'Whit XXV'
NATIVE! Betula nigra River Birch 'Whit XXV' 'City Slicker' 40' - 70' Deciduous Shade Tree. Finally there is a white birch for the south! This is a particularly beautiful cultivar of river birch which and a farm favorite. 'City Slicker' River Birch is a new variety which shows extremely white bark as it matures. It is a cultivar with good vigor, drought tolerance and the classic, peeling bark of a river birch. The leaves of 'City Slicker' are dark green during the summer and turn yellow gold in fall. Canopy will develop an oval to rounded form. 'City Slicker' is said to be borer resistant. Low maintenance, medium to fast growing tree. Prefers a moist soil but will tolerate periods of drying out. Sun to light shade.
Dura-Heat River Birch
NATIVE! Betula nigra River Birch Dura-Heat 30' - 40' Deciduous Shade Tree. One of the best cultivars for the south. It is a vigorous river birch with better summer heat and drought tolerance, superior insect and disease resistance and more durable foliage than others in the species. A fast growing, medium sized tree which adds ornamental interest to a landscape. Dura-Heat has the beautiful creamy, white exfoliating bark for which river birch is known. The graceful, arching branches bring variety to a garden or wooded area by providing lighter bark and sweeping texture for contrast against dark green foliage in summer. Leaves turn yellow in autumn. Dura-Heat also has winter interest with its airy, open shape. Dura-Heat is tolerant of our southern clay soils and can handle wet areas, but will also stand dry periods. Great for erosion control. Best planted away from a house as birch trees can shed bark!
'Summer Cascade' Weeping River Birch
NATIVE! Betula nigra Weeping River Birch 'Summer Cascade'. A smaller sized birch which may be grown from 6' - 12'. It is perfect for small gardens with a beautiful weeping form. 'Summer Cascade' features graceful, arching branches which weep to the ground and forms a unique focal point as a specimen tree.'Summer Cascade' will offers a unique statement to a yard and will set your landscape apart from the rest of the neighborhood. It is a farm favorite and should be seen to understand how pretty it is, please be sure to ask us to show it to you when you visit. Fast growing tree with medium water requirements.
This is a sample of birch tree varieties for sale in our plant nursery. Nursery trees are seasonal and subject to chang. Birch trees are available in container or B&B sizes. Retail or wholesale.