Populus deltoides 'Colmar'

Colmar Eastern Cottonwood, Eastern Poplar

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - 4-5' per year
Mature 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 - Yellow
Bark - Ash-grey, thick, flattened or rounded ridges separated by deep fissures.
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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.
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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.