Our size: 5-6 feet
Mature size: 30-40 feet; 20-30 foot spread
Full sun, moist soil
Named Urban Tree of The Year for 2002 by the Society of Municipal Arborists (Heritage Seedlings)
Birch, River 'Heritage'
Orangish-brown bark peels back revealing a creamy white inner bark.
Good southern substitute for the glorious paper birch that grows in the Adirondacks. Ideal as a specimen tree and in moist or wet areas.