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POPLAR, LOMBARDY
Populus nigra Italica

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height100ft (30m)Exposed/WindyYes
  Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*2-2.5ft (60-75cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenNoChalky SoilNo
 

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).

 Price per plant forAvailability
1+5+50+250+
 Br 3-4ft
90-120cm
2.792.292.121.83 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
Pg = Pot grown.
This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Award of Garden Merit
Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.
 

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.


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