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Betula platyphylla 'Dakota Pinnacle®' (Fargo)

#PP10963
Betula platyphylla 'Fargo' - Dakota Pinnacle® Birch

Betula platyphylla 'Fargo' - Dakota Pinnacle® Birch

More About Betula platyphylla Dakota Pinnacle® ('Fargo') (PP10963)

  • Narrow, columnar form
  • Dark green foliage turns bright yellow in the fall
  • White, papery bark
  • Heat and drought tolerant once established
  • Resists bronze birch borer
  • Strong, central leader

Zone:

3

Height:

8-9 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Dakota Pinnacle® Birch Growing and Maintenance Tips

Prune in the summer to prevent "bleeding" of the sap. Adapts to both dry and moist locations, is tolerant of urban pollution and is a good specimen for the average, home landscape. 


Betula platyphylla Dakota Pinnacle® ('Fargo') (PP10963) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Columnar
Pyramidal

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Betula platyphylla 'Dakota Pinnacle®' (Fargo)

Betula pendula 'Fastigiata'

Betula pendula 'Fastigiata'

Pyramidal European Birch