Betula pendula (Silver birch)

Silver birch


General aspect of the tree

General aspect of the tree (Betula pendula Roth)

A detail of the leaves and the catkins

A detail of birch leaves and the catkins (Betula pendula Roth)

Photo of trunck of Betula pendula Roth

Photo of trunck of Betula pendula Roth

Betula pendula Roth, Betula alba auct., Betula verrucosa Ehrh. (Silver birch)

Perennial tree or shrub of the Hazel family – betulaceae- up to 20 m,.. Erect stems, white, with bark pulling to strips. Young shoots glabrous, hanging, full of warts.. Oval leaves, triangular and hairless. Male flowers in hanging catkins. Winged fruit, with very wide wings. Mountain humid woods.

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8 April, 2021

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