Betula pendula 'Royal Frost' ®
Parentage: Betula 'Cimsons Forsy' x Betula populifolia 'Whitespire'
Description: Betula pendula 'Royal Forst is a recent introduction selected for it's persistent, rich burgundy leaves. The white-stemmed bark is complimented with cinnamon hues. Yellow, orange and red colours appear in the autumn providing a stunning, additional feature to this tree. One of the best birch for variety of colour!
History: Originated from Wisconsin, USA in 2006.
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