Known as either a Fremont or Valley cottonwood, these trees grow large at a rapid pace. The foliage is light green until fall when it turns bright yellow. Heat tolerant and needs plenty of water.
Type of Plant: Deciduous Shade Tree
Distinguishing Characteristics: Fast growing, produces bright yellow foliage in fall
Water Use: High
Flower Color: NA
Sun/Location: Full Sun
Approximate Height at Maturity*: 40'
Approximate Spread at Maturity*: 40'
Tree Shape: Rounded to broadly spreading
*Under average conditions in Northern New Mexico