Whitespire Birch
Betula populifolia 'Whitespire'
Height: 40'. Spread: 20'.
Light requirement: full sun to part shade.
Growth rate: rapid. Habit: pyramidal to oval.
Flowering - time/color: early spring/catkins 2"-4".
Foliage - spring/summer: glossy, dark green.
Foliage - fall: yellow.
Fruit: nutlet.
Attributes: attractive white bark, and yellow fall color.