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Populus nigra 'Italica'

Lombardy Poplar

This is a tall and vigorous growing deciduous tree. With a tolerance to exposed conditions, it is often seen lining country roads, driveways and avenues, and in paddocks where it acts as a useful windbreak. It has bright green, diamond-shaped ovate leaves that start bronze, turn green and eventually, a brilliant gold in autumn.

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Common Name Lombardy Poplar
Foliage Deciduous 285
Form Columnar 9
Mature Size 20 x 4m
Family Salicaceae 3
Genus Populus 3
Species Nigra 2
A big tree, we suggest planting this one in space. A good selection for lining areas especially in exposed conditions. Good for screening and tall hedges too. Is know to have a vigorous root system, so avoid planting near buildings or take additional precautions.
Position & Soil
Prefers a well-drained soil but can tolerate lesser conditions. Avoid planting in areas that are prone to water-logging. Likes fun sun.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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