Lush medium green leaves. Medium-fast grower. River birch has spectacular cinnamon-colored, exfoliating bark. Most bore resistant birch. Grows 50-60'. Plant in full sun, to part shade. Beautiful year round.
Height: 5' Spread: 5' Zone: 6-8
Red buds opening to wavy edged rose pink flowers, white circles in throat give it a peppermint look. Glossy dark green foliage, vigorous compact plant. Heat tolerant.