Populus nigra var. betulifolia 'Italica'
Also called Italian Poplar
More About Populus nigra var. betulifolia 'Italica'
- Narrow, columnar form with compact, sharply upright branching
- Rounded, triangular-shaped, finely serrated leaves are green in the summer
- Fall foliage is a bright yellow
- Catkins with red anthers bloom before the new leaves emerge
- Bloom Time: Spring
Lombardy Poplar Growing and Maintenance Tips
A fast-growing poplar that is very narrow, an ideal tree for creating a quick, visual screen or windbreak. Good, fall colour adds to its visual appeal.
Populus nigra var. betulifolia 'Italica' Characteristics
Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average
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