Aspen Tree (Populus spp.)

These deciduous trees are tall and fast growing. In North America they are the most widely dispersed tree. They are great in rural areas because they have large root systems. They have triangular shaped leaves that provide beautiful colors in the fall. The bark is creamy white to a light olive-gray color. They are a lovely addition to any large open area.

Attracts: Red-spotted PurpleViceroyMourning CloakWestern Tiger SwallowtailDreamy Duskywing,  and more

Color(s): Turns yellow in fall

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Soil: Moist, well-drained

Average Height: 70 ft.

Average Spread: 15 ft.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9

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