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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Populus trichocarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Populus trichocarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Populus trichocarpa
© 2013 Sierra Pacific Industries
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:
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TJM2: Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa
 Information about  Populus trichocarpa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POBAT)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2014).

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