Discovered right here in Fargo!
Developed at North Dakota State University, this tree was selected for its narrow, columnar habit. After several years, bark matures to a yellow-white. Tolerant of heat, drought, and alkaline soils.
a new asia birch developed right here in north dakota. more narrow, columnar growth habit which makes it great for smaller spaces cream white bark with age. very adaptable to clay soils and tollerant to drought. resistant to bronze birch borer. ndsu released