Kenai birch (Betula kenaica)
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Latin (scientific) name: Betula kenaica
Common English name: Kenai birch
Other names: Kenai paper birch, red birch
French name: Bouleau Kenai
Kenai birch is native to northwestern North America, found in Yukon and Alaska.
The bark can be light gray, pink, or reddish-brown.
3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b
A hardiness zone is a geographically defined area where a given plant is capable of growing. Hardiness zones are based largely on climate, particularly minimum temperatures. Zone 0 covers the harshest areas in Canada for plant species. Higher numbers represent more temperate areas.
For more information on plant hardiness zones in Canada, visit Natural Resources Canada.
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