Calflora
Taxon  Report   1083    
Betula glandulosa  Michx.
Resin birch; scrub birch
Betula glandulosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BETULACEAE  
Genus: Betula
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS: Betula pumila var. glandulifera
More information about  Betula glandulosa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (BEGL)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2019).