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9 Trees That Start With the Letter B

Throughout the world, there are a number of different trees that start with the letter B. Many of them are quite unique and have nothing in common with each other except for this first letter of their name. Let’s take a closer look at some of these trees.  Trees That Start With the Letter B … Read more

What Is a Birch Tree?

Aspen Tree Vs Birch Tree: What’s The Difference?

Tall white trunks, beautiful yellow foliage, great ornamental value. There’s a lot to love about aspen and birch trees. But they can look so similar to each other, you may be wondering how to tell them apart. In this article, we’ll compare the similarities and differences of the aspen tree vs. the birch tree. What … Read more

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How To Harvest Birch Bark [Without Killing The Tree]

Birch bark is known for its white, papery appearance; but did you know that it also has many practical uses? In this article, we’ll talk about how to harvest birch bark without killing the tree, as well as why people harvest birch bark in the first place. We’ll also discuss how to store your bark … Read more

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How To Save A Dying Birch Tree?

If your birch tree is showing signs of disease or rot, is it best to cut the tree down? Or is there anything you can do to save it? In this article, we’ll discuss how to save a dying birch tree, as well as how to know if your tree is dying in the first … Read more

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How To Tap A Birch Tree?

Did you know that birch trees produce sap like maple trees? This sap can be used to make syrup, or you can drink it straight for a tasty and refreshing treat. If you want to learn how to tap a birch tree, keep reading. We’ll discuss all you need to know about collecting birch sap … Read more

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How To Trim A Birch Tree?

Birch trees are beautiful and often used for landscaping. How can you make sure your birch stays looking its best? Read on to learn more about how to trim a birch tree and what time of year is best for pruning. Can I Prune a Birch Tree? Like any other tree, birch trees can be … Read more

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How To Grow A Birch Tree?

The birch tree is a popular ornamental, but many homeowners and landscapers find that it is a difficult tree to grow. If you want to know how to grow a birch tree, keep reading! We’ll discuss everything you need to know about starting your own birch trees and helping them thrive. Ready to get started? … Read more

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