Also called silver birch and warty birch.  In North America, do not confuse with similarly-named American white birch  Betula papyrifera.   Both are part of birch  genus Betula and alder / birch / hazel / hornbeam  family Betulaceae and bayberry / beech / birch / oak / walnut  order Fagales.

Native to 🇪🇺 Europe and Asia. Invasive > in USA

Learn more about 🇪🇺 European white birch Betula pendula

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