Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - A tall and very narrow spire-like tree, used primarily as a sharp vertical accent or in a row as a very tall screen; fast growingMature Height - 60'Mature Width - 15'Longevity - 70 years or more
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Fruit - Leaf - Dark green foliage throughout the seasonFall Color - YellowBark - The bark of older trunks is nearly whiteOther Features - Possible Use - Vertical Accent, Hedges & ScreeningSeason Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - An amazingly adaptable plant, tolerating both dry conditions and even some standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments.Native Habitat - Cultivated throughout southeastern EuropeDiseases and Insects - Notably more disease resistant than the Lombardy poplar and a better selection.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 nigra.