Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Rate of Growth: Vigorous (moderate if grown as a multi-stemmed tree)
Habit: Betula utilis var. jacquemontii 'Grayswood Ghost' grows to be a medium sized tree with a slender habit.
Height: up to 15 m (50 ft)
Spread: 10 m (32 ft)
Notes: For best effect, the bark should be scrubbed gently with a hand brush and water once a year. This removes any green algae or grime and helps to restore the colour. Bark colour can take 2-4 years to develop.