Low Birch, Swamp Birch, Bog Birch Betula pumila - Betula glandulifera

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Betula pumila

Family:

Betulaceae

Genus:

Betula

Species:

pumila

Common Name:

Low Birch, Swamp Birch, Bog Birch

Seeds Per Pound:
1,254,400
Quantity:
0.25 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
581
Germination:
30%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
70%
Height:
3-12 feet
Collection Locale:
Wisconsin
Crop Year:
2013
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
2
In Stock: 0.25 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
5.95
1 oz
26.95
Characteristics
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 instread of surface sowing, it is better to surface sow if possible.
Betula pumila ( Swamp or Bog Birch ) is a deciduous shrub native to North America. It reaches 1-4 meters in height. Its reproductive structures are catkins similar to other birches.
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov