A variety of Black Poplar which is fast growing, narrow, upright and deciduous and is often planted to form a windbreak. Glossy dark green leaves in dense masses are bronze when young and turn an attractive yellow in autumn. A male tree bearing red catkins in mid-spring. Avoid growing poplars within 130ft (40m) of buildings. Any ordinary soil, also tolerant of cold heavy soils.TREE 40ft x 6ft (12m x 1.8m) in 20 years, ultimate height 100ft (30m).
Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.
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