Silver Birch (Betula pendula) – Sold in Bundles of 50
50p each + VAT
Fast growing pioneer species which can be used to improve soil quality for other trees to grow through its deep tap roots. Can reach heights of 30 metres tall and forms a light airy canopy with elegant dropping branches. The silver name comes from the bark which is white and sheds layers like tissue paper. Thrives in dry woodlands and heath land and plays host to over 300 species of insects.