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Betula x grandiflora 'Royal Frost®' (Penci-2)

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More About Betula x grandiflora Royal Frost® ('Penci-2')

  • Upright, narrow, pyramidal tree with pendulous branches
  • Leaves are burgundy-red to purple in the summer
  • White bark, with cinnamon hues
  • Foliage in the fall turns to a yellow-orange-red colour
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

3

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

5-8 m

Colour:

Green
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Royal Frost® Birch Growing and Maintenance Tips

This cultivar's showy, white bark and purple leaves makes it an excellent specimen, with a good visual appeal in all seasons.


Betula x grandiflora Royal Frost® ('Penci-2') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Pyramidal
Upright

Foliage Color

Burgundy
Purple

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Betula x grandiflora 'Royal Frost®' (Penci-2)

Betula pendula 'Gracilis'

Betula pendula 'Gracilis'

Cutleaf Weeping Birch

Prunus maackii

Prunus maackii

Manchurian Cherry

Betula pendula 'Purpurea'

Betula pendula 'Purpurea'

Purple-Leaf Birch