silver birch

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silver birch

a betulaceous tree, Betula pendula, of N temperate regions of the Old World, having silvery-white peeling bark
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I pray we do not ignore bending branches Of weeping birch sweeping low, To let its feathered sprays brush sorrow From nuclear hedges of tomorrow.
The house is reached through electronically-operated gates and over a drive lined by trees and rhododendrons/ High spots include a magnificent chestnut, mature pine and weeping birch.
You could try the willow-leafed pear Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula, a weeping birch Betula pendula, or the lovely spring-flowering cherry Prunus Kiku Shidare Sakura.
A lower level, undulating lawn features many mature specimen trees, including a twisted trunk catalpa, rowan, chestnut, maple, spindle, willow, acanthus, weeping birch and a willow leaf pear tree.
There's a trellis heavy with rambling roses with names such as Blushing Lucy and Leontine Gervais, and a collection of beautiful trees such as a weeping birch, and a May tree where an ancient clematis has woven its way through the dense leaves to give it a canopy of pink flowers after the May flower has gone.