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  • Scientific Names
    • Populus trichocarpa
    • Populus balsamifera trichocarpa
  • English
    • black cottonwood
    • Western Balsam Poplar

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Recent observations

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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jhamilton

Date

March 31, 2016

Place

Eaton Wash (Google, OSM)

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

May 1, 2016 04:27 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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asjones

Date

April 30, 2016 11:27 AM PDT

Description

West fork moore Creek

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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kokanee

Date

April 26, 2016

Description

Several in the park. Their snags provide cavities for wildlife and observation perches.

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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abutler732

Date

April 19, 2016 02:27 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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daisymay1423

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April 19, 2016 02:23 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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mrfish33

Date

April 17, 2016

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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mrfish33

Date

April 14, 2016

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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cedric_lee

Date

April 16, 2016 01:39 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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toutongh

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April 8, 2016

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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mikepatterson

Date

April 5, 2016 10:39 AM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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mikepatterson

Date

March 27, 2016 12:42 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Populus trichocarpa (black cottonwood; also known as western balsam poplar or California poplar) is a deciduous broadleaf tree species native to western North America. It is used for timber, and is notable as a model organism in plant biology. Its full genome sequence was published in 2006. It is the first tree species to be sequenced.

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