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Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii  (Fremont cottonwood)
Wasowski, Sally and Andy

Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii

Populus fremontii S. Watson ssp. fremontii

Fremont Cottonwood

Salicaceae (Willow Family)

Synonym(s): Populus arizonica, Populus arizonica var. jonesii, Populus canadensis var. fremontii, Populus fremontii var. arizonica, Populus fremontii var. macdougalii, Populus fremontii var. macrodisca, Populus fremontii var. pubescens, Populus fremontii var. thornberi, Populus fremontii var. toumeyi, Populus macdougalii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Size Notes: Up to about 95 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May


USA: AZ , CA , CO , NM , NV , UT

Additional resources

USDA: Find Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii


Record Modified: 2018-04-09
Research By: CBR

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