Green Giant Poplar - also known as Brooks #6 - is a large, prairie hardy tree ideally suited to shelterbelts. Cold tolerance, drought tolerance, and disease resistance make the green giant a perfect fit for anyone looking for a low maintenance tree. This hybrid poplar variety produces no fuzz.
Greenhouse-grown rooted cuttings, true to type and vigorous. Sorted for size and form.
This is an attractive tree. Our photos do not highlight the great shape and wonderful park-like foliage that is common with this tree.
Stock Type: 415D Plug (170 ml) Age: 1 year (1+0) Size: 15-55 cm (6-21.5")
GREEN GIANT / BROOKS #6 POPLAR QUICK FACTS
Zone: 2a Height: 15 m (49 ft) Spread: 8 m (25 ft) Moisture: any Light: partial shade, full sun Hybrid: yes Fuzz/fluff: no Fall colour: yellow Growth rate: very fast Maintenance: medium Suckering: high Pollution tolerance: medium
In row spacing: 2.4 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft) Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)