Our Catalogue: Populus
Common Name: Poplar
Large, fast growing trees which will grow anywhere except shallow chalk. Useful as shelter trees but not suitable for very small gardens unless pruned hard. Best planted at a distance from buildings in small gardens as they will compete for valuable moisture in the summer.
Populus Aston on ClunFull Details>
Populus candicans 'Aurora'
Variegated leaves, creamy white tinged pink on young growths. Prune hard. Height after 10 years over 6m.Full Details>
Populus deltoides 'Purple Tower'
Upright, with eye-catching dark red/purple leaves. The leaves are supported on dark red stems speckled in beige.Full Details>
Populus nigra 'Hanging Tree'
A male clone from the Welsh Marches grown from a 'champion' tree. Height after 10 years over 6m.Full Details>
Populus tremula 'Erecta'
Tall, vigorous, fastigiate form with mid-green foliage turning orange, yellow and red in autumn. Male catkins in spring.Full Details>