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Silver Birch (Betula Alba)


The Silver Birch has everlasting popularity with Australian gardeners.  A great specimen tree defined by its lovely smooth white/silvery trunk, pendulous branches and attractive bright green glittering leaves.

Maximum Height

8- 10 metres

Maximum Spread

6 metres


Pyramidal to narrowly ovate and branch tips are often pendulous.  Bright green foliage with triangular to diamond-shaped leaves turning golden in Autumn.


Prefers a moist, well drained soil, but will tolerate relatively wet or dry positions for short periods.

Best Suited For

Looks particularly good when planted in odd numbered groups to create an attractive copse display in parks and larger gardens.


A low maintenance tree that is well suited to Australian conditions. Once established, they are self sustaining.

Advice level of care

Easy Care