Assiniboine poplar is a tall, fast growing tree that has a shapely oval form and dense foliage. This hybrid poplar is a male clone and produces no fuzz or fluff. Assiniboine poplar can handle tough conditions such as: urban pollution, environmental salt, drought, poor soil, and even some standing water.
Assiniboine Poplar - 1 Year Old
Greenhouse-grown rooted cuttings, true to type and vigorous. Sorted for size and form.
One of the most attractive hybrid poplar varieties and a staff favorite. This poplar seems to do quite well on the Southern prairies where some other varieties struggle with tip die-back from excessive drying and harsh weather.
Stock Type: 415D Plug (170 ml) Age: 1 year (1+0) Size: 20-65 cm (8-25.5")
Zone: 2a Height: 20 m (66 ft) Spread: 12 m (40 ft) Moisture: normal, wet Light: partial shade, full sun Hybrid: yes Fuzz/fluff: no Growth rate: very fast Life span: medium Maintenance: low Suckering: high Pollution tolerance: high
In row spacing: 2.4 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft) Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)