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Royal Frost® Birch TreeBetula x 'Royal Frost'

26 reviews
  • Royal Frost® Birch Tree
  • Royal Frost® Birch Tree

    'Royal Frost' Birch tree is a cross between 'Whitespire' (white bark) and 'Crimson Frost' (purple foliage).

  • Royal Frost® Birch Tree

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Royal Frost® Birch TreeBetula x 'Royal Frost'

26 reviews
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The Classic Birch with a Cold Hardy, Colorful Twist

Why Royal Frost® Birch Trees?

Vibrant purple foliage meets eye-catching exfoliating bark, making the Royal Frost® unlike any other. And since it boasts an upright, pyramidal habit, it's truly one-of-a-kind when it comes to your typical shade tree.

This lush tree offers vivid perks from season to season, making it even better. The sleek white bark during the winter months means nearly year-round visual interest, despite its deciduous nature.

Burgundy foliage emerges in the springtime, transitioning to deep purple and changing again to dramatic dark red in the winter. That means you get a showy tree that delights year-round, transforming drab wintry yards to landscapes worthy of front-page features.

Why is Better

The Royal Frost® Birch is a must-have for more than just its appearance. Because this variety has been hand-picked, nurtured from day one and shipped with care, it’s a proven performer. You can be sure of its fine quality since it’s chosen by expert horticulturists and meticulously monitored at the nursery for consistent shape and size.

Your Birch Tree has been cultivated with your benefit in mind, so no green thumb is no problem. Upgrade your landscape with your own Royal Frost® Birch Tree today!

Planting & Care

1. Planting: Choose a location for your Royal Frost® Birch Tree with full sun to partial shade (meaning the location receives at least 4 to 8 hours of sunlight each day). Also, the planting area’s soil should be somewhat moist though still well-drained.

When you’re ready to plant, start by digging a hole that’s at least two to three times the size of your tree’s root ball. After placing your Birch Tree, backfill the soil, tamp down to ensure air pockets are eliminated, and water.

2. Watering: Because the Royal Frost® Birch Tree needs consistently moist soil, it’s important to water weekly or consider using a soaker hose or bark mulch. The root zone for your tree should be cool and moist, but it does tolerate some dryness in the soil.

3. Pruning: The Royal Frost® Birch Tree needs very little pruning, but if pruning is necessary for your landscape, prune it during the dormant season.

Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $125 $19.95

Product Details

Mature Height: 40 ft.
Mature Width: 25 ft.
Sunlight: Full-Partial
Growth Rate: Moderate
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Botanical Name: Betula x 'Royal Frost'
Does Not Ship To: AZ,OR
Grows Well In Zones: 3-7 outdoors
Your Growing Zone: #

      3-7 outdoors

Growing Zones: 3-7 outdoors

(hardy down to -30℉)

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Adei C.
United States United States

Just right.

Nicely packaged, tree was a little stressed (its to be expected), but over all just so happy with it. Royal Frost® Birch Tree Review
Mary R.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Excellent. The tree arrived in perfect shape, good roots, and very attractive.

United States United States
I recommend this product

Tree came in a 10 foot box and delivered by Fed X in perfect shape. Delivered on time with great communication.

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This is a beautiful tree! I’m so excited about it! I love it!! It is healthy and tall!

Jeff T.
United States United States
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Royal Frost Birch Trees

Trees arrived in exceptional shape to Ohio. Were absolutely gorgeous right out of the box. Planted this weekend in new bed to showcase them as they flank the driveway on the way into the house. Thank you so much for the wonderful shopping experience, and for what we look forward to years of beauty for our yard. Will definitely recommend these trees and Royal Frost® Birch Tree Review