Definition of Populus heterophylla
1. Noun. North American poplar with large rounded scalloped leaves and brownish bark and wood.
Generic synonyms: Cottonwood
Lexicographical Neighbors of Populus Heterophylla
Literary usage of Populus heterophylla
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1911)
"... Populus heterophylla, Magnolia glauca, Sabal Palmetto, and Zizania are not found in the alluvial swamps above Bristol,! and perhaps do not grow on the ..."
2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"1445. ! i Populus heterophylla L. Sp. PI. 1034. 1753. An irregularly branching tree, sometimes 80° high and with a trunk 3° in diameter, the bark rough. ..."
3. Select Extra-tropical Plants Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1880)
"North America. Sixty feet high. The Soft Aspen. P. angulata (Ait.) is another large Poplar of North-Eastern America. Populus heterophylla ..."