Definition of Populus trichocarpa

1. Noun. Cottonwood of western North America with dark green leaves shining above and rusty or silvery beneath.

Exact synonyms: Black Cottonwood, Western Balsam Poplar
Generic synonyms: Cottonwood



Lexicographical Neighbors of Populus Trichocarpa

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Populus
Populus alba
Populus balsamifera
Populus canescens
Populus deltoides
Populus grandidentata
Populus heterophylla
Populus nigra
Populus nigra italica
Populus tremula
Populus tremuloides
Populus trichocarpa (current term)
Porcellio
Porcellionidae
Pordenone
Pori
Porifera
Poronotus
Poronotus triacanthus
Porphyra
Porphyrio
Porphyrio porphyrio
Porphyrula
Porphyrula martinica
Porroh
Porscha

Literary usage of Populus trichocarpa

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Trees of California by Willis Linn Jepson (1909)
"Populus trichocarpa T. & G. Fig 81a. Leaves broadly or narrowly ovate, ... Populus trichocarpa inhabits banks of valley or mountain streams or moist bottoms ..."

2. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1917)
"Populus trichocarpa T. & G.; Hook, Ic. 10: 878. Infrequent along streams in the Lower Chaparral Zone. Populus trichocarpa T. & G. var. ingrain Parish, ..."

3. Annual Report (new Series). by Geological Survey of Canada (1889)
"The cotton- wood here represented is, sO far as the specimens brought back can be determined, Populus trichocarpa, but there is little doubt that ..."

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