Winter Splendor® Russian Birch

Betula pubescens ‘Jefsplen’


Winter Splendor was the best of 500 Russian seedlings tested under prairie conditions. Develops a rounded spreading crown form with multiple stems and clean white bark. A drought-tolerant cultivar with resistance to Bronze Birch Borer.



Height: 50′

Spread: 30′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Growth Habit: Broad, Spreading

Flower Colour: N/A

Blooms: N/A

Key Features: Unique Bark, Highly Resistant 

Landscape Uses: Accent, Shade