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Betula lenta
Sweet birch, Cherry birch

A medium sized native tree with clean looking green foliage, outstanding yellow fall color and a reddish brown cherry-like bark.

Habit:Pyramidal in youth, irregular to rounded in maturity
Size:40 to 55' high in landscapes, larger in the wild
Color:Slightly glossy, dark green in summer
Texture:Medium
Hardiness:Zone 4a USDA
Habitat:Maine - Alabama - Ohio
Family:Betulaceae

 
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