Himalayan Birch – Betula Utilis Jacquemontii

£3.49£1,499.79

Himalayan birch is a fast growing, deciduous tree, most recognised for its striking white stem. A great choice for those who are looking to add a feature tree to their gardens.

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Himalayan birch tree, also known as Betula utilis, is a deciduous tree, although it is native to the Himalayas, Betula utilis thrives in UK climate and is hardy to all weather conditions. These trees are loved for their standout white bark and striking appearance. Himalayan birch leaves are oval or elliptical in shape, with a pointed tip. Throughout autumn, leaves turn a bright, vibrant yellow colour before falling off.
In its natural setting, Himalayan birch is often found growing near streams, rivers, and in mountain valleys. The Himalayan birch tree is a medium-sized tree, typically reaching heights of 12 to 15 meters and a spread of 8 by 4 meters in roughly 20 years, although some specimens can grow up to 24 meters tall. Well drained soil is recommended for Himalayan Birch. These trees are typically planted for their ornamental value in parks and gardens, where they can provide a striking visual display to any landscape.

Style

Full Standard, Half Standard, Boxhead, Espalier, Feathered, Mini Standard, Multistem, Pleached, Umbrella

Height

15-30cm, 30-50cm, 50-70cm, 70-90cm, 90-110cm, 110-130cm, 130-150cm, 150-170cm, 170-200cm, 200-230cm, 230-250cm, 250-270cm, 270-300cm, 300-350cm, 350-400cm, 400-450cm, 450-500cm, 500-600cm, 600-700cm, 700-800cm, 800-900cm, 900-1000cm

Stem Girth

4-6cm, 6-8cm, 8-10cm, 10-12cm, 12-14cm, 14-16cm, 16-18cm, 18-20cm, 20-22cm, 22-24cm, 24-26cm, 26-28cm, 28-30cm, N/A

Root Type

Pot Grown, Rootball, Bare Root

Foliage Type

Decidious

Origin

Native

Growth Height

Tall Growing

Growth Speed

Fast Growth

Conifer?

Leafed

Flowering?

Flowering

Berries?

No Berries

Thornes?

Without Thornes

Toxic?

Non Toxic

Drought Tolerance

No

Sun Preference

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Colourful Foliage

No

Leaf Size

Small

Natural Growth Style

Tree

Fragrant?

No

Hard Wood Cutback?

Yes

Soil Type?

Clay-Heavy, Sandy-Well Draining, Grows in most soil types

Natural Shape

Weeping, Slim

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DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm.

Private Van/Lorry – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller.

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

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Specialized Delivery

If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.

Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

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