Growth Rate: fast (24" or more per year) Height: 60-100' / Spread: 40-70'
pH level: 4.5-8 Soil: wet to well-drained
Sun: full sun Tolerate: clay, alkaline, moist soils; dry sites, drought, pollution
Fall Color: yellow
Flowering Dates: March - May Seed Dispersal Dates: May - August
Uses: Cottonwood is a valuable tree for fuel wood plantations and is very adaptable to different sites. Used as shade tree, for windbreaks and riverbank stabilization. The tree is an asset in wildlife areas where their hollow trunk serves as shelter and the twigs and bark provide food.
Planting Tips: These should be planted in the ground with 1 or two sets of buds remaining above ground pointing upwards. All cuttings will be oriented in the bag with the buds pointing the same direction. For best results, poke holes in bag and soak seedlings in water for 24 hours before planting.
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