CRCCD – River Birch, Dwarf

SKU: CRCCD-RB-D Category:


Betula nigra ‘Little King’


Soil:  Well-drained
Light:  Full to Part Sun
Moisture:  Average to Moist
Plant Height: to 12 feet
Plant Width:  to 12 feet
Pests:  None
Landscape Value:  Great as a specimen tree or in small groupings.  Good in rain gardens, and in low spots and along streams and ponds.

A showy winter display! Fast-growing, compact, deciduous tree with dense branches to the ground. Lustrous dark green leaves turn yellow in the fall.  Satiny cream-colored bark exfoliates at maturity to reveal a cinnamon-brown layer.  Prefers moist soils, but adaptable to drier sites.  Attracts seed-eating birds and small mammals.  Great for erosion control.

5 gallon pot