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Betula pendula 'Cacao'


(Birch) New to us, Betula pendula 'Cacao' unusual with dark, chocolate brown bark and gracefully arching branches covered with dark green summer leaves.

Supplied Size
In Stock - very limited availability

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(However due to high demand we are currently shipping orders within 6 - 10 working days)

  £6.95 P&P for ANY number of plants to most of UK.

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New to us, Betula pendula 'Cacao' has dark, chocolate brown bark and gracefully arching branches covered with dark green summer leaves. The leaves have good yellow autumn colours before falling. 

Betula pendula 'Cacao' is a handsome standalone garden tree.  

  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Any well drained fertile soil. Avoid planting in wet or waterlogged areas!
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate
  • Habit: Betula pendula 'Cacao' grows to be a small tree with arching branches..
    • Height: 4 - 6 m (13 - 20 ft)
    • Spread: 3 - 4 m (10 - 13 ft)
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall), Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Acid
Special Features
Autumn Colour, Ornamental Bark / Colourful Winter Stems, Rare and Unusual, Habit - Architectural, Habit - Weeping

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