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Betula celtiberica

Classification

Order: Fagales
   Family: Betulaceae
            Genus: Betula
                        Specie: Betula celtiberica

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 30-50 ft (9-15 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained fertile soil with reliable moisture

Features: Bark is dark and furrowed at base of trunk, then smooth and silvery white; pendulous catkins

Uses: Specimen plant Autumn foliage

Zones: 7-10

Description: Found in Portugal and nearby parts of Spain, this species can be shrubby but usually develops into a tree some 30?50?ft (9?15?m) tall. The bark on the base of the trunk is dark and deeply furrowed, but elsewhere it is silvery white and smooth. It has thic

Growth Habit: Shrubby habit

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