Birch Leaf

Birch Leaf

betula pendula

The human uses of birch in addition to medicine include nourishment in the form of nutrient-rich sap for sweetener, able to be tapped in spring like maple syrup.

  • Plant type: Perennial
  • Other names: White Birch, Silver Birch, Paper Birth
  • Medicinal: Yes
  • Culinary: No
  • Ceremonial: No
  • Parts Used: Bark, Leaves, Sap
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