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Lanceleaf Cottonwood - Populus x acuminata
Other Names:  Populus angustifolia × Populus deltoides


Global Rank: GNA
State Rank: S4S5

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 5

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General Description
Tree 10–30 m with ascending branches. Bark tan, becoming furrowed. Leaf blades ovate with shallowly cuneate bases, 5–9 cm long, somewhat glaucous below, 2.5 or more times as long as wide, some serrations >0.5 mm deep; petioles 1/3 or more length of blade. Female catkins 6–9 cm long; stigmas 2 to 3. Capsules 5–7 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
AB to ND south to AZ, NM and TX (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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