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Silver-Leaved Poplar Trees

AKA "White Poplars," "Silverleafed Poplars"


Silver-leaved poplar trees (Populus alba) derive their name from the silvery look of the underside of their foliage (the top of the leaf is dark green)....
Picture of silver-leaved (or

Picture of silver-leaved (or "silverleaf") poplar tree.

David Beaulieu
Unfortunately, silver-leaved poplar trees are considered invasive in North America, so planting them is not recommended. Poplar trees with more typical foliage color include Lombardy poplar and quaking aspen.

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