POPULUS HYBRID – ‘ANDROSCOGGIN’
The Populus is a balsam hybrid poplar called ‘Androscoggin‘ between Populus maximowiczii (Asian) X Populus trichocarpa (American). It is great shade and windbreak tree and is a seedless variety.
It grows to a height of around 24 metres x 12metres wide and lives to around 45 years and grows really quickly (1.5 – 2 metres) a year.
It is fully deciduous and the leaves turn golden yellow. Pests or disease of any kind never seem to affect this tree.
It will grow in both cold climates (below freezing) as well as hot, humid climates, and will enjoy wet conditions and grows well in dry locations once established.
In the warmer months it has shiny dark green almost triangular leaves and a pyramidal shape.
YOU WILL ENJOY THIS RARE POPLAR TREE!