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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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traceyharmon

Date

June 5, 2016 05:53 PM AKDT

Description

The deeply furrowed bark of a huge old Cottonwood.

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malto22

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November 8, 2016 07:00 AM PST

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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tylerf5

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December 10, 2016 08:03 PM HST

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bgugs

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December 13, 2016 10:01 AM PST

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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izumin

Date

December 13, 2016 03:56 PM PST

Description

Deciduous tree that Likes to grow near water, thick spade-shaped leaves.

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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megansnowden

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December 12, 2016 12:46 PM PST

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yinongfan

Date

October 12, 2016 10:16 AM PDT

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jeffreykan

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October 12, 2016 10:15 AM PDT

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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amandahl

Date

December 5, 2016 09:59 AM PST

Description

Growing out of a fallen tree, has terminal buds

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amandahl

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December 5, 2016 09:08 AM PST

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mikeliu

Date

October 29, 2016 06:13 PM PDT

Description

And there was yellow and stinky sap on the buds when I touched it.

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

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maddyholup

Date

November 30, 2016 01:33 PM PST

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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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