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DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH

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DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH

Betula nigra 'Dura Heat'

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Root Pouch 5 gallon - 4-5 ft tall (SKU: 14641)
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(2 units) Call in Pre-Order - Details - Review Scheduled 9/1/22
Single stem Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $160.00   In Stock


Root Pouch 2 gallon - 3-4 ft tall (SKU: 9129)
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Root Pouch 5 gallon - 4-5 ft tall (SKU: 11931)
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Multi-stem Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $170.00

7 gallon Potted - 6-8 ft tall (SKU: 4181)
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List Price $235.00

Eco gallon Potted - 18-24 inches tall (SKU: 14849)
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List Price $45.00

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Hardiness Zone: 3-9   ·   Mature Height: 40-70 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 40-60 Feet

Buy Dura Heat® Birch online. Dura Heat is pyramidal to oval headed in youth, often rounded in outline at maturity. The trunk is usually divided into several large arching branches close to the ground. It has spectacular thick glossy olive green foliage in summer changing to yellow in fall.

Family: Betulaceae · Common Name: Birch

FREE with every plant purchased:

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  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
White
Bark Type*
Exfoliating
Smooth
Growth Habit*
Large Growing
Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
Green
Leaf Color Summer*
Green
Leaf Type*
Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Propagation Methods*
Graft
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun

1 review(s) for DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH

  1. Russell - Jan 07, 2019
    Brooklyn, New York (Hardiness Zone: 6)

    FANTASTIC - Would not hesitate to recommend and I'm ordering again!
    Yes Sooner CAN ship a 5 gallon root ball with a live 5 foot tree attached - cleverly and amazingly packed

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DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Betula is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.

Interesting Notes About DURA HEAT® RIVER BIRCH

Peeling bark gives this trees year round interest.Dura Heat® Birch is a good birch tree for southern states.