Japanese White Birch Betula platyphylla japonica

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Botanical Name:

Betula platyphylla japonica

Family:

Betulaceae

Genus:

Betula

Species:

platyphylla

Variety:

japonica

Common Name:

Japanese White Birch

Seeds Per Pound:
2,540,000
Quantity:
0.72 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
180
Germination:
30%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
44%
Height:
30-40 feet
Collection Locale:
Japan
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 0.72 lb
Prices
  • Betula platyphylla Japonica BS

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$5.95
10 g
$15.90
1 oz
$42.95
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Add moisture, mix seed with very fine peat or sand.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: requires light for germination, surface sow and keep moist.
Other: stratification may be used instread of surface sowing, it is better to surface sow if possible.
In a Nutshell:
* Betula platyphylla , or the Japanese White Birch , is a tree species belonging to the genus Betula . It can be found in temperate or subarctic places of Asia : Japan , China , Korea , and Siberia . The Japanese White Birch can grow to be 20 m to 30 m tall. more...
* Spring sown seed should be surface sown in a sunny position in a cold frame. If the germination is poor, raising the temperature by covering the seed with glass can help. more...