Populus trichocarpa

(redirected from California poplar)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Populus trichocarpa - cottonwood of western North America with dark green leaves shining above and rusty or silvery beneathPopulus trichocarpa - cottonwood of western North America with dark green leaves shining above and rusty or silvery beneath
cottonwood - any of several North American trees of the genus Populus having a tuft of cottony hairs on the seed
References in periodicals archive ?
The scientists inserted this gene, previously discovered in California poplar (Populus trichocarpa), into the plum cultivar Bluebyrd to stimulate early and continual flowering.

Full browser ?