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Tower Poplar

**Note: This tree species is not recommended for planting within the City of Grande Prairie due to the prevalence of Bronze Leaf Disease in this area**

Populus x canascens
'Tower'

Zone 3

Description

Growth Rate: Fast

Height: 10 m (30 ft)

Spread: 2 m (7 ft)

Life span: 30-50 years

Why Plant It?

  • Neat columnar form suitable for tight spaces or as a visual screen

Likes

  • Full sun
  • Well-drained, moist soil

Dislikes

  • Drought
  • Compacted or saline soil

Insects

Poplar Borer

Forest Tent Caterpillar

Disease

Bronze Leaf Disease
Hypoxylon Canker
Cytospora Canker

Last updated: 9/27/2017 11:15:45 AM