Populus x Tristis
ONLY AVAILABLE BY CONTRACT GROW
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.
Tristis Poplar is a large deciduous tree. It is cold hardy, disease resistant, and relatively drought tolerant. Tristis Poplar loses its leaves later in the year than other Poplars, making it a great ornamental tree in fall.
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
TRISTIS POPLAR QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow to orange
Nuts: large nuts within spiky capsules. Slightly poisonous to eat
Life span: medium
In row spacing: 2.4 m (8 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.
Tags: All Items, Deciduous Trees, Feature Trees, Nut Trees, Ornamental Trees, Shade Trees, SPECIALS, Wildlife Attracting