Birch, River Dura-Heat



A more heat and drought tolerant form of this species, with superior insect and disease resistance. Densely pyramidal form with glossy green leaves that fade to clear butter yellow in fall. Winter bark is pinkish-orange with prominent exfoliation. Large tree as focal point or for shading.

Height:  40 Feet
Spread:  30 Feet
Sun Exposure: Full Sun – Partial Sun

Characteristics & Attributes

Key Features
  • Exfolating Bark
  • Fast Growth
  • Clump Growth
Foliage Color
  • Green
  • Yellow
Flower Color
  • N/A
Bloom Season
  • All Season
Seasons of Interest
  • Late Spring
Growth Rate
  • Fast
  • Pyramidal