Also called abele, ◼︎ silver poplar and ◼︎ silverleaf poplar.

Part of aspen/cottonwood/poplar  genus Populus in willow  family Salicaceae.

Native to 🇲🇦 Morocco, 🇪🇺 Europe and central Asia.   Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in Michigan

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Often grows in clonal colonies [1] —look around for other stems!

This plant is known to be a host for (in areas where invasive) 🐝︎ spotted lanternfly (SLF)  Lycorma delicatula.

Learn more about ◼︎ white poplar Populus alba

Discover Life Encyclopedia of Life Google Google images Michigan Flora Minnesota Wildflowers Missouri Botanical Garden USDA PLANTS db USFS Wikipedia