Black and Lombardy Poplars Populus nigra L.

Salicaceae The black poplar’s natural range of distribution embraces the whole of western, central and eastern Europe, extending into Siberia as far as the Yenisei River. It grows in moist soils, often alongside large rivers, mainly on sand and gravel formations. It is a large tree, attaining a height of 35 metres, with a widespreading … Read more