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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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parkecology

Date

August 23, 2015 11:11 AM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

marionanthonisen

Date

July 11, 2015 07:11 PM PDT

Description

Black cottonwood -- round leaf stem, small teeth on edge. Bishop Creek, Intake II campground. Trichocarpa = hairy fruited

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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cedric_lee

Date

July 29, 2015 04:41 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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eagleloft

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July 27, 2015 04:14 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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cedric_lee

Date

July 21, 2015

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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cedric_lee

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July 13, 2015 07:30 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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wischlegel

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July 11, 2015 02:20 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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rmedina

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August 15, 2013 07:35 PM EDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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eric_hunt

Date

July 6, 2015 08:41 AM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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charlie

Date

July 6, 2015 04:27 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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rmedina

Date

August 12, 2013 09:01 PM EDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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cedric_lee

Date

June 27, 2015
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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.

No range data available.