Poplars and Willows


Poplars and Willow

Poplars

Aspen,-Quaking

Aspen, Quaking

(Poplus tremuloides)

Aspen-Leaves-web

Aspen Leaves

Cottownwood,-Plains-Web.

Cottownwood, Plains

(Populus sargentii)

Cottonwood,-Plains-Leaves

Plains Cottonwood Leaves

Cottonwood,-Plains-Bark

Plains Cottonwood Trunk and Bark

Cottonwood,-Eastern-web

Cottownwood, Eastern

(Populus deltoides)

Cottonwood,-Eastern-leaves-web

Eastern Cottonwood Leaves

Cottonwood,-Eastern-bark-web

Eastern Cottonwood Trunk and Bark

cottonwood-narrowleaf-web

Cottownwood, Narrowleaf

(Populus angustifolia)

cottonwood-narrowleaf-leaves-web

Narrowleaf Cottonwood Leaves

cottonwood-narrowleaf-younger-bark-web

Narrowleaf Cottonwood Trunk and Bark

Cottownwood, lanceleaf

(Populus acuminata)

Lanceleaf Cottonwood Leaves

Lanceleaf Cottonwood Buds

Poplar,-Lombardy-web

Lombardi Poplar

(Populus nigra var. italica)

Poplar,-Lombardi-Leaves-web

Lombardi Poplar Leaves

Poplar,-White-web

White Poplar

(Populus alba)

Poplar,-White-Leaves-web

White Poplar Leaves

Willows

Willow,-Crack-web

Willow, Crack

(Salix fragilis)

Willow,-Crack-Leaves-web

Crack Willow Leaves

Crack Willow pistillate (female) catkin

willow-peach-leaf-web

Willow, Peach Leaf

(Salix amygdaloides)

willow-peach-leaf-leaves-web

Peach Leaf Willow Leaves

willow-peach-leaf-trunk-web

Peach Leaf Willow bark

Willow,-Weeping-web

Willow, Weeping

(Salix babylonica)

Willow,-Weeping-Foliage-web

Weeping Willow branches and Leaves

Willow, White

(Salix alba)

White Willow looks very much like Crack Willow but, the young twigs are more yellow orange in color, particularly in winter. Also White Willow has nearly all staminate catkins while the Crack Willow has nearly all pistillate catkins.

White Willow Leaves

White Willow Winter Color

White Willow Male (Staminate) Catkin

Willow, Globe

(Salix matsudana ‘Navajo’)

Globe Willow leaves

willow-corkscrew-web

Willow, Corkscrew

(Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’)

Corkscrew Willow in France

willow-corkscrew-twigs-and-foliage-web

Corkscrew Willow Leaves

To View my guide to Colorado willow trees and shrubs, click on below

Willows of Colorado.pdf

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