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    • Populus trichocarpa
    • Populus balsamifera trichocarpa
  • English
    • black cottonwood

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

salalbrush

Date

April 3, 2014 12:35 PM PDT

Description

on the slew

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Square

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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jollyoldaidan

Date

April 11, 2014 02:09 PM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

March 30, 2014

Description

This specimen is about twenty five meters in height. In fact, Black cottonwood is the most statuesque hardwood species in all of western North America.

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

stevepiercy

Date

February 1, 1995 12:00 PM PST

Description

O'Neill Ranch Master Plan Draft Environmental Impact Report, February 1995

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Square

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danrelle

Date

November 5, 2013 03:52 PM PST

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

jessicalgt

Date

November 5, 2013

Description

Thick, leathery leaves with spur shoots

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Black Cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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lynnwatson

Date

November 2, 2013 09:54 AM PDT

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Black Cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Date

October 27, 2013 10:04 AM PDT

Description

From More Mesa Draft Biological Study, Appendix A
Salicaceae Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa black cottonwood

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Black Cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Date

October 27, 2013 10:04 AM PDT

Description

From More Mesa Draft Biological Study, Appendix A
Salicaceae Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa black cottonwood

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Black Cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Date

October 27, 2013 10:36 AM PDT

Description

From More Mesa Draft Biological Study, Appendix A
Salicaceae Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa black cottonwood

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

icosahedron

Date

August 14, 2013 11:14 AM PDT

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What

black cottonwood (Populus trichocarpa) Populus trichocarpa

Observer

kueda

Date

August 18, 2013 08:18 AM PDT

Description

Small stand of 10-15 trees, look out of place.

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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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