Young's Weeping Birch (Betula pendula 'Youngii'), a compact, strongly weeping cultivar of the Silver Birch (Betula pendula), an extremely hardy Eurasian tree widely cultivated for its silver-grey bark. The best forms are grafted onto standards up to 2m tall and have a dome-shaped habit with branches weeping to the ground. 'Youngii' is also sometimes grown on its own roots and can then become a large tree with a more open growth habit.
Young's Weeping Birch: zone h: Small deciduous tree with an irregular graceful weeping habit, makes a great landscape feature. Rounded foliage is dark green in summer, turning brilliant yellow in fall. Known for handsome white bark.