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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • White
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
  • Exfoliating
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Purple
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Purple
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Year-Round
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Southern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Provides Shade
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Betula is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Royal Frost is an breeding improvement over Crimson Frost Birch an earlier introduction. Royal Frost maintains a strong central leader, faster growth and greater retention of the fabulous burgundy foliage.

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ROYAL FROST BIRCH

Betula populifolia x Whitespire 'Royal Frost'

Buy Royal Frost Birch online. Beautiful glossy deep burgundy red leaf color and cinnamon to white exfoliating bark puts this Birch tree in a class of it's own. The desirable leaf color holds very well through out the summer. Fall is a festival of colors ranging from bright red, orange,yellow and purple. Truly a spectacular all season tree.Note: Must have well draining location, avoid wet areas!

Mature Height:

30-40 Feet

Mature Spread:

15-20 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Betulaceae · Common Name: Birch

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for 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®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 5549

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(4-5 ft tall)
(9 units available now - S)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$75.00

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Root Pouch 2 gallon

SKU: 9854

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 3167

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$115.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 10966

(5.098 gallons / 19.3 liters)
(4-5 ft tall)
(21 units available now - S)

large package Multi-stem Grown in Root Pouch®.



$115.00

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7 gallon Potted

SKU: 4041

(6.08 gallons / 23.03 liters)
(5-6 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

pick up only Multi-stem



$200.00

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15 gallon Potted

SKU: 4399

(12.7 gallons / 48 liters)
(8-10 ft tall)
(0 units available now)

pick up only Multi-stem



$300.00

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