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Botanical name: Betula utilis var. jacquemontii
Other names: West Himalayan birch, Kashmir birch , Whitebarked Himalayan birch, Betula jacquemontii, Jacquemonti Birch
Species: B. utilis var. jacquemontii - B. utilis var. jacquemontii is a variable, deciduous tree with peeling, white bark, ovate to oblong, tapered, glossy dark green leaves which turn yellow in autumn and yellow-brown male catkins in early spring.
Betula utilis var. jacquemontii is: Deciduous
Flower: Insignificant or absent, Yellow, Brown in Spring
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn
Stem: White in All seasons
Propagation methods: Grafting, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Betula utilis var. jacquemontii (West Himalayan birch) will reach a height of 15m and a spread of 8m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Foliage only, Woodland
Cultivation: Grows well in a wide range of soils and situations but prefers moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or light shade.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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