Okanese Poplar is an excellent shelterbelt tree. It's one of the hardiest and fastest growing trees you can plant on the prairies. This hybrid poplar is disease resistant, drought and cold tolerant, produces no fuzz, and requires little maintenance. Okanese poplar also makes for a good privacy screen on larger properties.
Zone: 2a Height: 18 m (60 ft) Spread: 8 m (26 ft) Moisture: any Light: full sun Hybrid: yes Fuzz/fluff: no Fall colour: yellow Growth rate: fast Maintenance: low Suckering: high Pollution tolerance: high
In row spacing: 2.4 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft) Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)