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BETULA ermanii

Commonly known as Erman's birch, Russian rock birch

Trunk yellowish-white turning brownish yellow after peeling
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Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Whip £25.00 each

H/Std £55.00 each

Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 7.5 Litre
  • Deciduous - tapered, dull-green leaves to 10cm (4in) turn yellow in autumn.
  • Height - 20m (70ft)
  • Spread - 12m (40ft)
  • Tree - yellow-brown male catkins to 10cm (4in) long open as the leaves emerge.
  • 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 - 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 - Russia (Kamchatka), Japan, Korea.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Serrate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Ovate - see photos above
  • 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 -
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Bird friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
20m (70ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  12m (40ft)

Buy Varieties of BETULA ermanii

BETULA ermanii 'Grayswood Hill'  AWARD

BETULA ermanii 'Grayswood Hill'  >

Commonly known as: Birch.
Good creamy-orange bark and rich golden autumn colour
Whip £35.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

BETULA ermanii 'Mt. Zao Purple'

BETULA ermanii 'Mt. Zao Purple'  >

Commonly known as: Birch.
The bark has a base colour of purple overlaid with creamy-orange and striped
Whip £30.00 each
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

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