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Yunnan Poplar

Populus yunnanensis

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Description

Large oval tree from 15m with large diamond shaped glossy leaves that change from bright green to gold in autumn.


Details

Tree locations and purpose
Front or back garden Yes
Driveway No
Narrow space No
Courtyard No
Screening No
Canopy for shading Yes
Planter box with irrigation No
Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) No
Tree locations and purpose
Family Salicaceae
Tree origin Exotic
Tree shape
Tree type
Tree size (at maturity) Large tree maturing to >15m
Minimum ground area (m²) 25
Canopy area (m² at maturity) 50
Average height (at maturity) 16
Average width (at maturity) 8
Spacing 8-12m
Star rating

This tree is on Council’s list of recommended species for planting in Moreland. 

We recommend you choose the right tree for your space, but when you have more than one tree to choose from, select the tree with the highest star rating.

The Tree Finder tool is one way Council is working to increase tree canopy across Moreland


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Image in the top left is sourced from Wikimedia Commons under a Creative Commons license.