scrub birch


: a flat mat-forming or sometimes ascending shrub (Betula glandulosa) of arctic and alpine North America that has small roundish leaves and twigs dotted with resinous glands and often forms dense growths on mountaintops

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“Scrub birch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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