Common Names: Swedish Columnar Aspen

Species Name: Populus tremula 'Erecta'

**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**

Why Plant It?: 
Narrow, columnar form is used in tight yards to provide a visual screen
Fast growing
Swedish columnar aspens are a popular choice for mass plantings. Unfortunately, this increases the spread of diseases like Bronze Leaf Disease. Always space your trees properly to give them room to grow.