With their distinctive white bark, birches are popular landscape trees. But many of them have suffered and died during California’s extended drought.
With their distinctive white bark, birches are popular landscape trees. But many of them have suffered and died during California’s extended drought. Bigstock
With their distinctive white bark, birches are popular landscape trees. But many of them have suffered and died during California’s extended drought. Bigstock

Why some birches look good, others half dead

March 10, 2017 08:00 AM