Taxon  Report   11946 
Populus trichocarpa  Hook.
Black cottonwood
Populus trichocarpa, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: SALICACEAE  
Genus: Populus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa
 Information about  Populus trichocarpa  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (POBAT)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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