Hybrid Poplar (Shade Form)

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Description

The fast-growing way to quick shade. Tall, oblong-shaped trees sport large, shiny, dark-green leaves that turn golden-yellow in fall. Inconspicuous reddish-purple flowers. No annoying “cotton” like other cottonwood poplars. Grows 5-8 feet per year once established. Plant single trees 30-35' apart for shade. Plant several trees closer, around 6-10' apart in a line for a lush privacy screen or natural windbreak that controls wind and soil erosion year 'round. Avoid planting near structures, pipes, and drains. Cold hardy. Populus deltoides subspecies deltoides

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Characteristics

Bloom Color Purple, Red
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 5.5 - 8.0
Zone Range 3 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 3 - 8
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Tools & Supplies

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Planting & Care

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