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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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What

black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

nofrakes

Date

July 2, 2016 05:29 PM PDT

Description

7,800' elev

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

wsjaybird

Date

July 13, 2016

Description

A few of these trees grow along side the irrigation canal.

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Square

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

ekrimmel

Date

August 28, 2012 10:14 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Possible herbarium specimens

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What

black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

ekrimmel

Date

August 28, 2012 10:29 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Possible herbarium specimens

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No photos or sounds

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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mmacneill

Date

July 19, 2016

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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dgreenberger

Date

July 14, 2016 06:37 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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borsope

Date

July 16, 2016 01:00 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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rileypollom

Date

July 10, 2016 12:52 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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ksayce

Date

July 6, 2016

Description

Young shoot of black cottonwood in thicket along lagoon

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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ajwright

Date

July 6, 2016 03:11 PM PDT

Description

At a recently-used campsite, no idea what's with the teabags.

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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nelruzam

Date

June 24, 2016

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

mrfish33

Date

June 22, 2016
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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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