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Purple leafed Birch

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Botanical Name:
Betula pendula Purpurea
Common Name:
Purple leafed Birch
Description:
Slender, deciduous tree with bronze-purple leaves all season. Less vigorous habit than Betula pendula, with a more open habit. Slow growing. Prefers a moist fertile well-drained soil.
Tree categories:
Heritage tree
Autumn colour
Evergreen Tree
Flowering/Ornamental
Shade tree
Narrow spaces
Hedge & Screening
Driveways & Avenues
Street tree
Drought resistant
Coastal
Courtyard & Pots
Wind Hardy
Frost hardy
Full/part sun
Full shade
Water tolerant
Summer foliage color:
Growth rate:
Slow
Size:
Medium
Max. Height:
12 Metres
Max. Canopy:
4 Metres
Climate:
Cool to cold
Soil:
Moist, fertile and well drained
Pruning:
None required