Derived from our native cottonwood along the Rio Grande, these trees grow into large specimens at a fast pace. They can tolerate poor soil, wind and our arid summer heat, but they like regular, deep watering.
Type of Plant: Deciduous Shade Tree
Distinguishing Characteristics: Bright yellow leaves in fall
Water Use: High
Flower Color: NA
Sun/Location: Full Sun
Approximate Height at Maturity*: 60'
Approximate Spread at Maturity*: 60'
Tree Shape: Rounded to broadly spreading
*Under average conditions in Northern New Mexico