Yellow Birch Betula alleghaniensis

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Betula alleghaniensis

Family:

Betulaceae

Genus:

Betula

Species:

alleghaniensis

Common Name:

Yellow Birch

Seeds Per Pound:
432,381
Quantity:
1.31 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
121
Germination:
77%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
33%
Height:
60-100 feet
Collection Locale:
New York
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4

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In Stock: 1.31 lb
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1 packet
5.95
10 g
18.50
1 oz
29.95
1 lb
229.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: requires light for germination, surface sow and keep moist.
Other: stratification may be used in place of surface sowing, it is better to surface sow if possible.
In a Nutshell:
* The wood of Betula alleghaniensis is extensively used for flooring, cabinetry and toothpicks.
* The twigs, when scraped, have a slight scent of oil of wintergreen.
* Coppery yellow or yellow-gray bark, yellow foliage in fall; likes a cool, moist environment. more...
* The name "yellow birch" reflects the color of the tree's bark more...
* The bark is waterproof and has been used by native peoples as the outer skin of canoes. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov