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Populus trichocarpa

Black Cottonwood , California Poplar, Western Balsam Poplar

In Stock: 0.034 lb (Total:0.034lb)
  • Populus trichocarpa

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Populus trichocarpa

Details

Germination:
40%
Germination test:
estimate
Purity:
99%
Seeds per lb:
1,082,000
Quantity:
0.03 lb
Collected in:
Oregon
Peoria
Crop year:
2023
Min. hardiness zone:
5
Item ID:
1832558

Growing Info

Scarification
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 6 hours
Stratification
Stratification: none required
Germination
Germination: No pre-germination treatment required; sow immediately, surface sow and keep moist

Populus trichocarpa, also known as Black Cottonwood, California Poplar, or Western Balsam Poplar, is one of the largest poplar species in the Americas, growing up to 50 meters tall with a trunk diameter of over 2 meters. This tree has a unique ability to regenerate naturally after logging operations, sprout from roots, and abscise shoots to colonize exposed sandbars. Its leaf buds are covered in resinous sap with a strong turpentine odor and a bitter taste, and contain salicin, a glycoside that decomposes into salicylic acid (aspirin) in the body. Populus trichocarpa has a long history of herbal use, valued by many native North American Indian tribes for its expectorant and antiseptic properties. It is commonly used in modern herbalism to treat lung complaints, wounds, skin conditions, and upper respiratory tract infections. The plant's inner bark, catkins, and sap are also edible, while its roots, shoots, and leaves have many other medicinal and practical uses, ranging from rooting hormone to insulation, dye, soap, and fuel. This easily grown tree prefers a deep, rich, and well-drained soil, and is a fast-growing and ornamental addition to any garden or landscape.

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