Yellow Birch
Betula alleghaniensis
Height: 70'. Spread: 30'.
Light requirement: full sun to part shade.
Growth rate: moderate. Habit: conical.
Flowering - time/color: 4" catkins.
Foliage - spring/summer: green.
Foliage - fall: yellow.
Fruit: nutlets.
Attributes: attractive peeling yellow-brown bark,
and showy yellow fall color.