Salix alba sericea
Balsam Poplar is a hardy, fast-growing deciduous tree that is Native to Canada east of the Rockies.
Native to North America, Silver Leaf Willow has orangish bark and long, silvery grey leaves. Bees and other insects are attracted to its flowers.
BALSAM POPLAR QUICK FACTS
SILVER LEAF WILLOW QUICK FACTS
Spread: 15 m (50 ft)
Fall colour: golden yellow
In row spacing: 2.4 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other Names: bam, bamtree, eastern balsam poplar, hackmatack, tacamahac
Other Names: white willow
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