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The weeping birch, or Betula pendula, is a medium sized tree with drooping branches, according to Virginia Tech's Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation. It is hardy in USDA Hardiness Zones 2 throu... More »

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If proper care is taken, a weeping birch tree has a lifespan of 40 to 50 years. Pruning a weeping birch keeps it healthy and gives it a better shape. Items needed to prune a weeping birch tree are gloves, pruning shears ... More »

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Care for a river birch tree by placing it in a location that receives eight hours of full sun per day and watering it regularly. For hot climates, place the tree in partial shade. Some varieties can develop sun scorch if... More »

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Prune white birch trees by pruning at the right time, choosing the proper branches to prune and cutting carefully. Always wear eye protection and follow safety guidelines to prevent injury while pruning the trees. More »

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Some fast-growing shade trees includes hybrid poplar, red maple, American sycamore, Leyland cypress and river birch. These trees will not only provide quick shady retreat, but also furnish a display that will add visual ... More »

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A list of trees in alphabetical order includes aspen, birch, chestnut, deodar and elm trees. Aspens are deciduous trees whose trunks are encased in a smooth, white bark. They are found in the northern areas of North Amer... More »

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Common names of trees include oak, ash, maple, birch and pine. Among the oaks, there are red oaks, with leaves having pointed lobes, and white oaks, which have leaves with rounded leaf lobes. White oaks include the chink... More »

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