The leaves of Yellow birch are ovate, 6 - 12 cm (2.4 – 4.7 in) long and 4 – 9 cm (1.6 – 3.5 in) broad. The leaf margin is finely serrated.
The catkins already created in the winter. The male flower hangs down, the female flower is upright.
Many small winged seeds.
The branches are brown. The buds are greenish yellow and are closely to the branches.
single tree, planting in groups, forest tree