betula nigra ‘shiloh splash’

River Birch ‘Shiloh Splash’

river birch shiloh splash - Variegated birch tree

This River Birch Shiloh Splash is a real standout with its small creamy white variegated leaves – Add to that it’s exfoliating bark, it’s a real winner. It’s a low maintenance tree, perfect for small yards as a focal point.

Make sure to water them when it’s very dry and cover the root zone with mulch.

Height: 25′ – 30′

Width: 12′ – 15′

Exposure: Full sun.

Fruit / Flower: Nutlett / catkins.

Fall Color: Yellow.

Water: These trees need a damp soil. During dry periods water deeply up to 3 hours per week if planted in a dry spot.

Fertilizer: Use a general fertilizer once a year just before new growth.

Pruning: Prune in late fall. Avoid early spring pruning while the sap is running. Prune lightly.

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