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Lombardy Poplar Tree Populus nigra

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  • Lombardy Poplar Tree

    Lombardy Poplar trees narrow columnar growth fit anywhere in your landscape.

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  • Lombardy Poplar Tree

    Lombardy Poplar trees give you yellow color in fall.

  • Lombardy Poplar Tree
  • Lombardy Poplar Tree

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Product Details

Mature Height: 40-60 ft.
Mature Width: 10-15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Growth Rate: Fast
Botanical Name: Populus nigra
Does Not Ship To: AZ
Grows Well In Zones: 3-9 outdoors
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Growing Zones: 3-9 outdoors

(hardy down to -30℉)

Product Description

Fast-Growing Privacy Wind Break

Why Lombardy Poplar Trees?

Block the wind, lower your heating bills, and enjoy your yard throughout the summer and winter, all at the same time. With the Lombardy Poplar, it's possible - simply plant one every 5 to 8 feet, and you'll have a dense barrier that can reach amazing heights quickly.

Nothing stops the wind faster. Lombardy Poplars commonly grow 6 feet per year, with some reaching growth rates of 9 to 12 feet. You often see Lombardys planted around farm fields to keep topsoil from blowing away - and they'll work just as effectively for your home.

Plus, their Mediterranean look adds value to your property. These plush Poplars grow in an elegant, columnar fashion. Use them to line your driveway, the road or the edges of your property. Line your Northern borders for a full, voluminous look that's enviable.

Why Fast-Growing-Trees.com is Better

Best of all? When you plant Lombardy Poplars, you get a large, solid wall, without taking up a lot of yard space. Unusual, upward-sloping branches form a stunning, columnar outline that's second to none. And we've planted, grown and shipped each Lombardy Poplar from our nursery for amazing results...now, you reap the rewards.

Plant today and you'll have silver-green leaves and unusual branches swaying in the breeze in no time. Lombardy Poplar Trees are not evergreens, but they continue to provide great wind blockage and privacy throughout the year. Order a few (or more) of your own today!

Planting & Care

1. Planting: These full sun lovers (6 to 8 hours of sunlight per day) are very drought tolerant and can be shaped into elegant columnar fashions becoming solid walls that take up little space in your yard. Although not evergreen, they provide great wind blockage and privacy all year.

When you're ready to plant, dig your hole two times the width and the same depth of the root system of the plant you're working with. This will give the roots plenty of room. Hold the tree straight and begin back filling the hole tamping down as you go to eliminate any air pockets from forming. When the hole has been completely backfilled, water the planting site to help settle the soil. Mulch around the base of the tree to prevent competing weeds/grasses from growing and to conserve water moisture in the soil.

FGT Tip: If you are experiencing extreme temperatures or a severe drought, it’s suggested that you place your tree in the shade, or plant it in a well-shaded area in your lawn.

2. Watering: During the first year, make sure your tree gets water during extended dry spells, particularly in the summer months. Drooping leaves are a sign of both over or under watering, so ensure you water your Lombardy about once or twice weekly.

3. Fertilizing: Fertilize conservatively. Organic fertilizer high in nitrogen works well. You can use a 10-10-10 or 20-20-20 fertilizer formula. Avoid fertilizing the tree directly. Instead, broadcast the fertilizer around the drip line.

Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

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TM
11/04/2021
Tricia M.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Great trees!

Great delivery and overall experience

HM
10/21/2021
Harry M.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Lombardy Poplar

Excellent. Fast Trees stands behind their product.

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IV
09/11/2021
Iain V.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Lombardy Poplars

So I lost all my Italian Cypresses in the Texas February freeze and needed to replace them with a fast growing privacy screen. Ordered 18-inch poplars. You can see how fast they’ve grown in 6 months. A few did not make it in the heat but the ones that did are awesome. For reference check out a one I just planted versus the 6 month old ones.

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JC
08/16/2021
Joseph C.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Lombardi popular

Very nice trees.they were very healthy when they arrived.

A
07/20/2021
Anonymous
United States United States
I recommend this product

Positive review

great, shipped fast and looked good.

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