name botanical:Betula maximowicziana
family:Birch family (Betulaceae)
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The leaves are heart-shaped to obovate, deciduous and the leaf margin serrate.
The flowers are yellowish catkins that come before the leaf shoots.
The fruit are small winged nutlets.
The branches are brown. The buds stick out significantly, are oblong pointed and red-brown.
bark:The bark is smooth, dark and dissolves vertically into strips. Among the detached strip the bark is light.
ph value:acidic - slightly alkaline