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Course Walk: Birch, Larch, and Nut Trees at Arboretum

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Plants found on this walk:

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Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Betula alleghaniensisYellow BirchTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Requires acid (pH 5.0 to 7.0)
Betula lentaSweet Birch; Black Birch; Cherry BirchTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Betula nigraRiver Birch; Red BirchTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Betula papyriferaPaper Birch; Canoe Birch; White BirchTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Betula populifoliaGray Birch; Poplar Birch; Old Field Birch; Poverty Birch; White BirchTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Corylus colurnaTurkish Filbert; Turkish HazelTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Juglans cinereaButternutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Juglans nigraBlack WalnutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Larix kaempferiJapanese LarchTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Larix laricinaEastern Larch; American Larch; TamarackTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salt spray