Populus deltoides ‘Purple Tower’ Poplar

Description: An attractive, upright tree with eye catching dark purple heart shaped leaves. The leaves are supported on dark red stems speckled in beige. Red male or green female catkins are produced by mature trees in early spring.

Populus Growing Tips: Grow in moist but well-drained, humus-rich, fertile soils but avoid planting in vicinity of buildings due to vigorous root system. Annual hard pruning recommended.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 6m x 2m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • M Size: Medium
  • Leaf colour: Purple
  • Tree shape: Standard
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Scented foliage

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