Birch Trees:

Clump River Birch:

  • Height: 40 to 50 feet
  • Spread: 25 to 35 feet
  • Foliage: green, turning yellow in the fall
  • Light requirement: full sun, partial sun or partial shade
  • Soil tolerances: clay; sand; loam; acidic; extended flooding; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Dura Heat Birch:

  • Height: 40 to 50 feet
  • Spread: 25 to 35 feet
  • Foliage: green, turning yellow in the fall
  • Light requirement: full sun, partial sun or partial shade
  • Soil tolerances: needs wet or constantly moist soil
  • Drought tolerance: tolerates wet soils

Fox Valley Birch:

  • Height: 12 to 18 feet
  • Spread: 6 to 18 feet
  • Foliage: green, turning yellow in the fall  
  • Light requirement: full sun, partial sun or partial shade
  • Soil tolerances: clay; sand; loam; acidic; extended flooding; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Heritage Birch:

  • Height: 40 to 50 feet
  • Spread: 25 to 35 feet
  • Foliage: green, turning yellow in the fall
  • Light requirement: full sun, partial sun or partial shade
  • Soil tolerances: clay; sand; loam; acidic; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Summer Cascade (Weeping) Birch:

  • Height: 8 to 10 feet
  • Spread: 12 to 15 feet
  • Foliage: green, turning yellow in the fall
  • Light requirement: full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay; sand; loam; acidic; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate