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Betula pendula “Crimson Frost”


Purple Birch or Crimson Frost’ is a narrowly upright to narrowly conical, deciduous tree with creamy-white, peeling bark, triangular, toothed, maroon to dark purple leaves turning yellow, orange, and red in autumn and small, yellow-brown catkins in spring.

Ultimate height 12 metres in 20-50 years
Ultimate width 8 metres
Prefers partial shade/full sun, any aspect in an exposed or sheltered location