pink.panther's picture

Warty birch

Observed: 10th June 2011 By: pink.pantherpink.panther’s reputation in Plantspink.panther’s reputation in Plants
DSC01527
Description:

Non native, short stumpy catkins, shiny glabrous leaves with 120 degree leaf base; hairless twigs with white warts.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

pink.panther's picture

this may be an old name - can anyone help please?

This may be an old name as we can't find it in any books. Please can anyone suggest its current scientific name?

GrizzledBadger's picture

Warty Birch

Possibly Silver Birch, which has warty young shoots Betula verrucosa ( verrucose = warty).Brock.

Brock