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Balsam Poplar is a hardy, fast-growing deciduous tree that is Native to Canada east of the Rockies.
Horse Chestnut is a medium sized deciduous tree that is native to Greece but has been grown in North America for hundreds of years. It produces large nuts.
A top CO2 absorbing species. Experts think this tree may help climate change more than others.
BALSAM POPLAR QUICK FACTS
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
Spread: 4 m (12 ft)
Fuzz/fluff: see description
Nuts: large nuts within spiky capsules. Slightly poisonous to eat
In row spacing: 2.4 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Toxicity: raw Horse Chestnut seed, leaf, bark and flower is toxic if ingested due to the presence of esculin.
Other Names: bam, bamtree, eastern balsam poplar, hackmatack, tacamahac
Tags: All Items, Aspen and Poplar, Deciduous Trees, Fast Growing Trees, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Privacy Trees, Shade Trees, Shelterbelts and Windbreaks