Populus deltoides x Populus nigra - The Seedless or Cottonless Cottonwood is a VERY fast growing shade tree that is also called a Hybrid Poplar or Cottonwood. When you need shade in a hurry, we suggest the fast-growing Hybrid Shade Poplar, which can grow 8 feet per year! We haven't found any tree that grows like it. It has a spread of 30-35' and in just a few years, at maturity, it reaches 50-60'.
EASY TO GROW! It normally lives 30-50 years. It is wind, disease, and insect-resistant. And it can take the cold as far north as Canada. This is not the short-lived Lombardy Poplar. This Hybrid Shade poplar (Cottonless Cottonwood) is often used to reforest after forest fire, and to reclaim land after strip mining. But, the best use is to provide beauty and quick, cool shade for new homes. Seedless Male Clones Only. Salt tolerant. Item # C-5246-CC Shipping Height: 2-4 feet
GROWING ZONES 3-9 / SUN EXPOSURE: Full or partial sun
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