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BETULA utilis ssp. jacquemontii 'Jermyns'

Commonly known as Himalayan birch

Snowy-white bark and showy yellow catkins 6 ins or longer
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H/Std £55.00 each

Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre

 

  • Deciduous - ovate to oblong, tapered, dark green leaves to 12cm (5in) long turning yellow in autumn
  • Yellow
  • Height - 15m (50ft)
  • Spread - 8-10m (25-33ft)
  • Tree - variable, vigorous tree with pure white bark
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - light, dappled shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - insects, birds
  • Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - birch borers, birch leaf mining sawfly, aphids, birch rust, mildew, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Named after Jermyns House at the Sir Harold Hillier Arboretum, Hants.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Bird friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  8-10m (25-33ft)
 

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