Host to over 400 species of lepidoptera
Grows to 100 ft. but 50 ft. is far more typical.
Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist, Wet
Wetland indicator status: FAC
Does not perform well in hot, dry climates. Very long-lived for a birch, often reaching beyond 100 years.
Attracts birds and they are deer salad - fence them!