Betula populifolia


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Noun1.Betula populifolia - medium-sized birch of eastern North America having white or pale grey bark and valueless woodBetula populifolia - medium-sized birch of eastern North America having white or pale grey bark and valueless wood; occurs often as a second-growth forest tree
Betula, genus Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)
birch tree, birch - any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
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On my property, I happen to have mostly gray birch (Betula populifolia), which is small and short-lived but makes wonderful syrup.
Among the trees of eastern North America, it seems probable that some trees that are typically multitrunked, such as Betula populifolia and Ostrya virginiana, utilize the resource-remobilization strategy when sprouting.