Erman Birch Betula ermanii

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Botanical Name:

Betula ermanii

Family:

BETULACEAE

Genus:

Betula

Species:

ermanii

Common Name:

Erman Birch

Seeds Per Pound:
567,500
Quantity:
0.45 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
455
Germination:
40%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
91%
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
2014
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
6

 2014 crop has arrived.

In Stock: 0.45 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
3.95
10 g
10.50
1 oz
15.95
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
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:
* Betula ermanii, or Erman's birch, is a species of birch tree belonging to the family Betulaceae. It is an extremely variable species and can be found in Northeast China, Korea, Japan, and Russian Far East (Kuril Islands, Sakhalin, Kamchatka).
* It can grow to 20 metres (66 ft) tall. It is noted for its peeling bark, which can sometimes be removed in sheets, but usually shreds and hangs from the trunk and under branches.
* Yellow-brown male catkins appear with the leaves in Spring. more...