create an account
forgot passowrd?
0 item(s). $0.00
Home  |  Contact Us
(888) 530-9977
Print this page
All Native Plants  ::   View All Populus  ::   View All tremuloides

Quaking Aspen

Populus tremuloides

A tall, fast growing tree, with smooth greenish-white to gray bark that is marked by thick black horizontal scars and prominent black knots. The leaves on mature trees are nearly round with small rounded teeth. The early spring flowers, or catkins, are produced before the leaves.

Fast growing
Interesting bark
Great yellow fall foliage
Tolerates a variety of soils

More About Populus tremuloides:

Trees are dioecious, with male and female catkins on different trees.

Gardening Suggestions for Quaking Aspen:

Key Characteristics:

Drought Tolerant
Moist, Well-Drained
Great Foliage
Average
Height:
60-80 Feet
Spread:
25-30 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
2 - 7

RPM: Scientifically Proven to Grow Faster and Healthier

Forrest Keeling Nursery is the world-renowned originator of the RPM (root production method®) RPM technology. Our patented RPM tree technology yields unsurpassed survivability and plant growth, which makes Forrest Keeling plants the benchmark for wetland restorations and large-scale installations in any application.

[more]

Additional Characteristics & Attributes

Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Foliage Color
Gold
Habit
Deciduous
Attributes
Erosion Control
Great Foliage
Specimen
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Interesting Bark
Drought Tolerant
Icon Legend

Characteristics Key

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Dry
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Cut Flower
Midwest Native
Dried Flower
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Climbing
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage