Cottonwood Tree-Plains

Cottonwood Tree-Plains

Populus sargentii

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