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Canoe Birch (Betula Papyrifera)

Canoe Birch

The Canon Birch is an attractive, rapidly developing tree with snow-white bark that falls away in sheets, grows to a medium, large size.

Maximum Height

8-12 metres

Maximum Spread

8 metres


The Canoe Birch is pyramidal when young, becoming rounded with maturity. Ovate leaves, which are soft lime green in Spring, deep green during Summer and finally changing to a rich golden colour in autumn.


Prefers full sun in rich, well drained soil.

Best Suited For

Well suited to large parks and gardens preferably in cool to mild regions.


A low maintenance tree that is well suited to Australian conditions.

Advise level of care

Easy Care