Description: Betula 'Fetisowii' is a lovely hybrid, slow growing and graceful birch. Selected for it's peeling, cream chalk-white bark extending up the trunk to the branches. Can be suitable for the smaller garden, forming a narrow-headed tree. Attractive oval-shaped glossy green leaves appear during the spring which turn into a display of stunning, rich yellow autumn colours.
History: Originated Central Asia.
Betula Growing Tips: They will succeed on most soils with certain species happy even in wet sites. Although tolerant of chalk soils they will not reach a maximum size in these conditions. Best planted in a full sun position.
Height and Spread (after 10 years) : 6m x 4m