Betula nigra

Plant Description
Deciduous, fast growing, multi-trunk form tree with interesting paper-like bark texture. Thrives in wet conditions and provides a golden yellow fall color. 'Dura Heat' is one of the best heat and drought tolerant varieties for the Dallas area.

Plant Details

  • Pros: Interesting texture & bark, tolerant of wet conditions, fall color, unique, fast growing
  • Cons: Can get a little leggy at maturity
  • Deciduous
  • Size: 25-35' height, 20-25' spread
  • Light: Sun
  • Bloom Color: None
  • Fall Color: Yellow, gold
  • Water Needs: High
  • Similar Plants: Not many

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