Yellow Birch (P+0.5)

SOLD OUT Yellow Birch (P+0.5)


Availability is based on anticipated survival and growth, actual availability may change due to variations in stock development during the growing season.

Please check back regularly for product additions.


We warranty our seedlings, trees and shrubs to be true to name and to be healthy at the time of pickup or shipping. Concerns must be expressed at the time of receipt. Our total liability is limited to the purchase price of the seedlings only.

Age P+0.5
Size 20-50cm

Yellow Birch

Betula alleghaniensis

18–24 metres (60–80 feet)
150+ years

Bareroot Seedlings

Age:  P+0.5

Size: 20-50cm


Appearance: Medium-sized, typically single stemmed. Will start producing seeds at about 40 years; produced every yea. Bark on mature trees is a shiny yellow-bronze which flakes and peels in fine horizontal strips. leaves are alternately placed on the stem, oval in shape with a pointed tip and often a slightly heart shaped (cordate) base.

Site and soils: Prefers to grow in cooler conditions and is often found on north facing slopes, swamps, stream banks, and rich woods.It does not grow well in dry regions or regions with hot summers. It grows soil pH ranging from 4-8.

Rural plantings: Browsed on by deer and birds.

Urban settings:

Uses: Most important species of birch for lumber and an important hardwood timber tree.

Native to: Eastern North America

All our plants are grown from local seed sources on our nursery in Kemptville.

Bareroot seedling stock ranges in size from 15cm to 1m in height, stock may be sorted and sold by size depending on species and stock development. The minimum grading size is identified in the description.

We do on occasion purchase seed from other areas for purpose grown trees such as Balsam and Fraser Fir for Christmas trees where no local seed sources are available.

Our plants are suitable and hardy for planting in areas throughout Eastern and Central Ontario from Toronto or North Bay eastward as well as southwestern Quebec. Our plants are hardy for other locations but optimal growth may not be met, for advice on moving stock to other locations please contact the nursery office.

  • Product Code: b-yellow-birch-p+0-5
  • Availability: SOLD OUT
  • $2.75
  • 20 or more $2.75
  • 100 or more $2.06
  • 250 or more $1.67
  • 500 or more $1.50
  • 1000 or more $1.40
This product has a minimum quantity of 20


Please note: trees are sold in multiples of 20, with a minimum total order of 100 trees.*

Billing and Shipping Information



Invoicing for the 2024 season has started.

Products ordered for Spring pick up

  • 50% deposit due upon invoicing
  • Final balance due by March 15th

Payment Schedule Information


Detailed information on pick up dates and shipping bareroot stock can be found here.