Scientific Name: Betula utilis var. jacquemontii Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:Jacquemont birch Texture:Medium
Family Name:BetulaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):15 - 22m x 7 - 10m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Serrate
Flowers: Catkin (ament), Green-yellow, Apr
Fruit: Samara, Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Specimen plant
Key ID Features:Leaves alternate, ovate, serrate, blades about 10 cm long. Winter ID: Very white exfoliating bark with orange underneath.