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Quaking Aspen Tree

Hardiest Tree We Sell

High winds and freezing temperatures don't faze this Rocky Mountain native. The slightest breeze sets the foliage a flutter—green in summer, pretty gold in fall. Pure white bark. Grows 30-40 ft. tall. Bareroot.

Gurney's trees are shipped as dormant bareroot stock that leafs out into handsome, healthy specimens that do our lawn and landscape proud.
  • Zone 2 - 8 (-50° F.)
  • Height 30 - 40 feet.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

Plants are not available in AE AK GU HI PR



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  • Botanical Name: Populus tremuloides
  • Height: 30 - 40 feet.
  • Spacing: 30 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at stain on trunk.
  • Spread: 20 - 30 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Light green foliage, turning to yellow or orange in Fall.
  • Blooms: April
  • Fruit: Not showy.
  • Form: Deciduous. Pyramidal
  • Flower Form: Not showy (catkins).
  • Soil Requirements: Moist, well-drained soil, but very adaptable.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate. 1.5 - 2 feet per year.
  • Pruning: Prune dead and damaged branches anytime.
  • Comments: Foliage is green in Summer and gold in Fall with pure white bark. Drought tolerant. Prune in Summer if necessary. Rugged Rocky Mountain native. Commonly lives 50 - 60 years. Rustling leaves give it the descriptive name. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

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