Betula pubescens var. pubescens

Common name

English: Downy birch

German: Gew├Âhnliche Moor-Birke

Portuguese: Vidoeiro


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fagales (31)

        Family: Betulaceae (9) (family description)

          Genus: Betula (4)

           Epithet: pubescens Ehrh. (9)

             Variety: pubescens

Synonyms: Betula alba L., Betula aurea Steud.

alba => white

aurea => of golden colour, golden yellow

pubescens => downy, slightly hairy


Climate: temperate

Habit: tree

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

Check for Betula pubescens at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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