This dwarf only grows to 3-4 feet tall, and is highly sought after for bonsai. It has a fine textured thread-leafed light green foliage that looks like a weeping laceleaf maple. Has a peeling bark trunk with pendulous catkins. Distinctive white bark which is colored by a pigment called, appropriately enough, betulin. Much loved for bonsai because of their elegant beauty. Decideous. Keep outdoors. Perfect for a small space or dwarf garden.
Easy to grow
Hardy in zones 3-9
Height: 3-4 feet
Loves the sun. Also makes a great bonsai.
Immediate shipping in 2.5" pot. Shipped dormant in the winter. Small starter tree.