aspen swedish columnar
Populus Tremula ‘Erecta’
With their leaves fluttering in the breeze, enjoy the soothing sounds of the deciduous Columnar Swedish Aspen.
Their narrow form makes them an ideal choice for small spaces as a tall screen – They look very elegant lining a driveway. They also look great as a standalone columnar tree in a suburban environment.
Height: 30′ – 40′
Width: 8′ – 12′
Exposure: Full sun.
Fruit / Flower: Catkin.
Fall Color: Yellow.
Water: Keep moist to establish (2 years). Once established, these trees don’t need extra watering as they are fairly drought tolerant. Plant in well drained soil.
Fertilizer: Not a heavy feeder. Use a slow release fertilizer once a year to establish if desired.
Pruning: Little pruning is required other than corrective pruning to remove the odd dead, damaged or crossing branch. Let the leader establish and grow – never top it off!
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