American Hardwood

Poplar

Poplar: The Poplar also known as cottonwood grows all over North America. Cottonwood trees' classification consists of 3 different species: Populus deltoides, Populus, fremontii and Populus nigra. Although each of these trees has a different leaf pattern. They all have the same general diamond leave shape.It is a large deciduous tree that reaches 20-45 m tall with thick bark and triangular shaped leaves. The tree is fast growing around the wet river banks. The sapwood is creamy white and may be streaked, with the heartwood varying from pale yellowish brown to olive green. The green colour in the heartwood will tend to darken on exposure to light and turn brown. The wood has a medium to fine texture and is straight-grained. Poplar or cottonwood is used for industrial boxes and shipping crates.

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