Tree Detail

Populus tremula


Aspen, Swedish or European

Populus tremula   "Erecta"

Category: deciduous tree   Size: medium

Mature Size: 30-40' x 10'

Zone: 2   Growth Rate:

Foliage: Flat, rounded green

Elevation (if known): To 9,000'

Water: moderate to low once established

Soil : Moist well drained soil, tolerates exposed sites, urban pollution, clay.

Sun: Full.

Comments: A good substitute for Lombardy Poplar. Seedless. Good for hedge row or accent.


Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? yes

Street Tree? yes   Street Tree Conditions:

CO/NM native? no   Native to: Europe/North Africa/Asia

Known Locations:

Information Sources: Alamosa Tree Board