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Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Jermyns'
Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Jermyns'
Betula utilis var jacquemontii 'Jermyns'
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Available Autumn 2018 - A fine cultivar, named after Jermyns House, around which has been created the superb Hillier Arboretum by the late Sir Harold Hillier. It is a vigorous, medium sized tree with mahogany coloured young branches that turn dazzling-white with long horizontal lenticels as the peeling bark matures.

Also Betula utilis var. jacquemonti 'Jermyns' has regular displays of very long catkins in early spring, in a warm sheltered garden these can be 10+ cm long.

Supplied Size: Sorry, now sold out. Please email us at or call my office on (01530) 413700 if you are interested in this plant and we will contact you when available.

  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Vigorous (moderate if grown as a multi-stemmed tree)
  • Habit: Betula utilis var. jacquemonti 'Jermyns' grows to be a medium sized, slender tree.
    • Height: 15 - 20 m (50 - 65 ft)
    • Spread: 8 - 10 m (32 ft)

Plant Video

An established Betula utilis var. jacquemonti 'Jermyns'  growing in our woodland garden. This video  shows the handsome silver bark on a frosty morning in January.

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