The Plains Cottonwood is a fast-growing tree, as all cottonwoods are. It produces light green leaves that turn golden in fall. Can tolerate most any soil.
Type of Plant: Deciduous Shade Tree
Distinguishing Characteristics: Fast growing, tolerates most soils
Water Use: High
Flower Color: NA
Sun/Location: Full Sun
Approximate Height at Maturity*: 50'
Approximate Spread at Maturity*: 50'
Tree Shape: Rounded
Special Tree Features: Beautiful golden fall foliage
*Under average conditions in Northern New Mexico