The Feisty River Birch

Betula nigra River birch is a tree that is easy to admire. As its name suggests, the river birch naturally grows along river banks. ┬áMud is a natural bed for the seedlings and the tree is excellent for holding stream banks, helping to keep erosion in check. It is one of 12 Birch species that extend south from the Arctic Circle, and the only one that grows naturally at low elevations in the southeastern part… Read More at http://arbordayblog.org/?p=8062
 

The Feisty River Birch


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published on: Tue, 08 May 2018 12:00:35 +0000