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This beautiful American sweetgum is still aflutter with orange, butter yellow, coral, crimson and deep mulberry coloured leaves, each with five sharply-pointed lobes.
This beautiful American sweetgum is still aflutter with orange, butter yellow, coral, crimson and deep mulberry coloured leaves, each with five sharply-pointed lobes.
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Betula medwediewii

The transcaucasian birch, Betula medwediewii is a handsome tree rare in cultivation. It distinguishes itself from the rest of the birch collection by being spreading and multi-stemmed, a wide low bowl of copper-sheened branches deocrated with slit-shaped lenticels. The foliage is intriguing, the upper leaves, heart-shaped and scallop-edged, turning acid yellow while the lower leaves are a rich chestnut brown with upright cones stepping down the branches.
The tree was introduced from the Caucuses in 1897.

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