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Populus canadensis
(hybrid black poplar)

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Populus canadensis (hybrid black poplar)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 02 August 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Populus canadensis
  • Preferred Common Name
  • hybrid black poplar
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Agroforestry
  • Boundary, barrier or support
  • Fodder/animal feed
  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
P. x canadensis 5-year-old stand. Valeggio, Italy.
TitleP. x canadensis stand
CaptionP. x canadensis 5-year-old stand. Valeggio, Italy.
CopyrightIstituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis 5-year-old stand. Valeggio, Italy.
P. x canadensis standP. x canadensis 5-year-old stand. Valeggio, Italy.Istituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'I-214' 7-year-old tree bark. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
TitleP. canadensis cv. 'I-214' bark
CaptionP. x canadensis cv. 'I-214' 7-year-old tree bark. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
CopyrightIstituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'I-214' 7-year-old tree bark. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
P. canadensis cv. 'I-214' barkP. x canadensis cv. 'I-214' 7-year-old tree bark. Casale Monferrato, Italy.Istituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'Sesia'.
TitleFoliage
CaptionP. x canadensis cv. 'Sesia'.
CopyrightIstituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'Sesia'.
FoliageP. x canadensis cv. 'Sesia'.Istituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
Root system of 7-year-old tree. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
TitleRoot system
CaptionRoot system of 7-year-old tree. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
CopyrightIstituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
Root system of 7-year-old tree. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
Root systemRoot system of 7-year-old tree. Casale Monferrato, Italy.Istituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'Luisa Avanzo' 7-years-old. The pappus (poplar fluff) can be seen in this photograph. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
TitleFemale trees
CaptionP. x canadensis cv. 'Luisa Avanzo' 7-years-old. The pappus (poplar fluff) can be seen in this photograph. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
CopyrightIstituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura
P. x canadensis cv. 'Luisa Avanzo' 7-years-old. The pappus (poplar fluff) can be seen in this photograph. Casale Monferrato, Italy.
Female treesP. x canadensis cv. 'Luisa Avanzo' 7-years-old. The pappus (poplar fluff) can be seen in this photograph. Casale Monferrato, Italy.Istituto di Sperimentazione per la Pioppicoltura

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Populus canadensis Moench

Preferred Common Name

  • hybrid black poplar

Other Scientific Names

  • Populus deltoides x Populus nigra
  • Populus eugenei
  • Populus euramericana

International Common Names

  • English: Canadian poplar; Carolina poplar
  • Spanish: alamo; chopo; chopo del Canadá
  • French: peuplier du Canadà

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Kanadische Pappel
  • Italy: pioppo canadese; pioppo ibrido
  • Turkey: melezkavak

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Salicales
  •                         Family: Salicaceae
  •                             Genus: Populus
  •                                 Species: Populus canadensis

Uses List

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Animal feed, fodder, forage

  • Fodder/animal feed

Environmental

  • Agroforestry
  • Boundary, barrier or support
  • Shade and shelter
  • Windbreak

Fuels

  • Charcoal

General

  • Ornamental

Materials

  • Carved material
  • Fibre
  • Miscellaneous materials
  • Wood/timber

Wood Products

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Charcoal

Containers

  • Boxes
  • Cases
  • Crates
  • Pallets

Furniture

Pulp

  • Short-fibre pulp

Roundwood

  • Building poles

Sawn or hewn building timbers

  • Carpentry/joinery (exterior/interior)
  • For light construction
  • Wall panelling

Vehicle bodies

Veneers

Wood wool

Wood-based materials

  • Fibreboard
  • Improved wood
  • Particleboard
  • Plywood
  • Wood cement

Woodware

  • Industrial and domestic woodware
  • Matches
  • Pencils
  • Sports equipment
  • Toys