Why wait 10-15 years for regular trees to shade your home? These beautifully-shaped, majestic trees (Hybrid Poplar) will shade a 1-story house in just three years! It has a spread of 30-35' and will reach a mature height of 50-60' in only a few years. Hardy and rugged -- grows almost anywhere! The Hybrid Poplar normally lives 30-50 years and is wind-resistant as well as insect and disease resistant. They thrive even in bitter cold Canadian climate. The results of 50 years of research by the U.S. Forest Service, they are used to reforest fire ravaged land quickly and to reclaim strip mines and land fills. Perfect for screening, too! It insures privacy between houses and serves as a windbreak or snow fence on farms. Plant 9' apart and they grow into a solid green living wall in about 3 years. The screen variety has a width of about 10' with denser branches than the shade variety. Salt and drought tolerant. We ship 3-4' bareroot trees.
|Plant Lighting:||Full Sun|
|Max Height (feet):||50-60'|
|Planting Zones:||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Botanical Name:||Populus deltoides x Populus nigra|