Tiny nodding pink and white blossoms growing in moss and with roll of bark from birch tree. For additional resources about wildflowers visit the National Plants Database: National Plants Database http://plants.usda.gov/.
Rivers and streams; Trees; Wildlife refuges; Scenics;
Peeling birch is used for specialty products such as ice cream sticks, toothpicks, and toys. Indians made their lightweight, birchbark canoes by stretching the stripped bark over frames, sewing it and caulking the seams.