Colmar Eastern Cottonwood, Eastern Poplar
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - 4-5' per yearMature Height - 75-100'Mature Width - 50-75'Longevity - Short-lived. Trees over 70 years deteriorate rapidly.
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Slender drooping catkin, up to 4" long, sheds abundant pollen March-April before leaves emerge.Fruit - Male Cottonless form no fruit.Leaf - Fall Color - YellowBark - Ash-grey, thick, flattened or rounded ridges separated by deep fissures.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Easily transplanted. Prefers moist soil but will tolerate dry soil.Native Habitat - Quebec to North Dakota, Kansas, Texas, Florida. Introduced 1750.Diseases and Insects - Resistant to leaf diseases.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Poplar.- Other plants of the family Salicaceae.- Other plants of the genus Populus.- Other plants of the species Populus deltoides.