Populus nigra 'Hanging Tree'
Description: A large tree with a broad, dense canopy of green heart-shaped leaves with a subtle balsam fragrance. The foliage turns shades of golden yellow in the autumn. The male flowers form as red catkins that hang from the tree in a decorative fashion.
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): 8m x 7m