Often called the lady of the forest for its beauty, this bedraggled specimen was the sole survivor of clear felling. Judged of now value it was left by the harvester to try and survive on its own after all its supporting ecosystem and companion planting had been taken away.
Silver Birches are often described as short lived, but this is often because they get treated as disposable like this one. Grown in good conditions and avoiding disease they will live a long and happy life.
Hahnemuhle: Pearl or High Quality equivalent