Bolleana Poplar

Botanical Name: Populus alba
Family: SalicaceaeBolleana Poplar Populus alba Tree Identification

AKA White Poplar, Silver Poplar, Silverleaf Poplar

Deciduous
Bark has distinguished diamond shapes
Height 80ft (sometimes more)
Crown Pyramidal- Width 35ft
Leaves have 5 lobes that are less defined as the tree ages with white undersides
Catkins
Dioecious
Prefers moist soils
Full sun, tolerant of partial shade
Creates water shoots from roots
Cuttings are easily propagated
20 year lifespan
Not recommended for planting
Listed Invasive species in some states
pH 6.0 – 8.0