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Royal Frost®

Betula x populifolia

Royal Frost is a hybrid silver birch, related to the North American grey birch, and notable for its distinctive bronze-coloured leaves which turn yellow and orange in the autumn.

The stem becomes white as the tree matures, with papery peeling bark.

Royal Frost birch trees for sale

  • 2-year pot-grown tree £61.00
    In a 12L pot
    Very large size (4m-7m after 10 years)
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You can pre-order now for delivery from late September 2021 for pot grown trees (or early December for bare-root). You do not need to pay at this stage - just add items to the basket and checkout as usual.


Royal Frost characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive barkAttractive foliageAutumn foliage colour
  • Growth habitUpright-spreading / Vase
  • Height after 10 years5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
  • SunlightPrefers full sunSome shade
  • PruningDo not prune
  • Site conditionsOccasional floodingOccasional drought
  • Leaf colourBronze
  • Leaf colour - autumnMultiple tints
  • BarkWhite
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Annual cycleDeciduous