Due to current legislation, we are only able to supply trees to Scotland, England and Wales. If you have any queries regarding this, please email sales@christie-elite.co.uk - Thank You
Shopping Cart

Downy Birch (Betula pubescens)


VAT included

For collection only. Available- 25L pot.

Native birch growing up to 30 m high, with elegant, drooping branches, yellow leaves in autumn. Pubescens has a slightly more upright habit than Pendula.

They are also not very picky about soil, although we recommend wetter conditions for best growth.

In spring it has a grayish-white bark and fluffiness.

Suitable Soil Conditions

  • Acid Soil
  • Heavy Soil
  • Wet Soil

Suitable Site Conditions

  • Exposed Site
  • Shaded Site

Ultimate Tree Height

  • 10 - 30m

Growth Rate

  • Fast