Swedish Columnar Aspen - Populus tremula 'Erecta'

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Very popular, fast growing tree with a tight columnar habit. Shiny green toothed leaves shimmer in the wind. Unusually twisted branches. Yellow fall colour. Trunk becomes attractive white colour with age. Great formal accent for the narrow spot.

Water Needs: 
High
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Barrier
Hedge
Specimen
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
30-40'
Spread: 
5-10'
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Narrow
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.1 (56 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Prefers a moist location. Tolerates most soil conditions. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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