Plant Catalog - BETULA NIGRA DURA HEAT
BETULA NIGRA DURA HEAT
Betula nigra 'Dura Heat', 'BNMTF'
Dura Heat River Birch
A fast-growing deciduous tree with a pyramidal to rounded growth habit. Exfoliating bark is pinkish-brown in color. Green leaves are small, diamond shaped, and finely toothed. Fall foliage is deep yellow. Small cone-like fruits in the winter. More heat tolerant , compact and resistant to disease and pests than the species.
USDA zones: 4 - 9
Sunset zones: 1 - 24
Mature size: 40 feet high and 35 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: regular water