Betula pendula ‘Youngii’
Young’s weeping birch
Variety or Cultivar
‘Youngii’ _ ‘Youngii’ is a small-sized, dome-shaped deciduous tree with mid-green leaves turning yellow in autumn and weeping branches.
Brown in Spring
Green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Leaf-mining sawflies , Sawflies
Leaf spot , Birch rust
Grafting, Softwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Betula pendula ‘Youngii’ (Young’s weeping birch) will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 20-50 years.
Architectural, Woodland, Low Maintenance, Wildlife
Grows well in a wide range of soils and situations.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West