Gray Birch
Betula populifolia Birch Family
(c) Steve Hurst
(c) Robert H. Mohlenbrock
(c) Steve Hurst(c) Robert H. Mohlenbrock

Growth Form: Tree

Flower Color: Brown

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Egg-shaped

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Western Field (2), West Side (3), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Composting Site (9), Clark-Cooper Community Gardens (10)

Total Number of EMUs: 6

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Chalky white bark




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston