Plant-betula 330mm Pendula Fastigiata

I/N: 3820354
$88.68
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Product Description

The Upright Birch is a narrow form of Silver Birch. It has typical green birch leaves that changes to golden yellow in autumn. The trunk is white after a couple of years making it contrast beautifully with the foliage.

Being a narrow form and only growing to approximately 10mts tall, Upright Birch is often used as fence line screens, along driveways, in group plantings or as specimens to highlight entrances etc.

Birch have a fairly fibrous root system which means they’re not likely to crack walls, damage slabs or crush pipes if planted too close. It does mean, however, mulch is required for the summer months to help retain moisture.

They like full-sun or part-shade and well-drained, fertile, moist soil.
Fertilise at the start of spring once the first of the foliage appears with and all purpose fertiliser.

  • Autumn colour
  • Frost hardy
  • Screening

Product Details

Material
Plant
Package Dimensions (mm)
W:330
Weight
15kg
Common Name
Upright Birch
Botanical Name
Betula pendula ‘Fastigiata’
Pot Size (mm)
500
Fully Grown Height (please specify mtr or cm)
10 mtr
Fully Grown Width (please specify mtr or cm)
3 mtr
Full Sun Position
Yes
Part Shade Position
Yes
Shaded Position
No
Sheltered location
Yes
Drought Tolerant
No
Suitable for Hedges
Yes
Suitable for Pots
No
Suitable for Hanging Baskets
No
Suitable for Garden Beds
Yes
Planting Tips
Well-drained soil. Mulch well.
Perfumed
No
Foliage Colour
Green / golden yellow
Evergreen
No
Deciduous
Yes
Recommended Planting Months Vic
All Year
Recommended Planting Months NSW
All Year
Recommended Planting Months SA
All Year
Recommended Planting Months ACT
All Year

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