USDA Climate Zone: 3 - 8
Tree Height: 70 - 130 feet
Canopy Spread: 40 - 60 feet
Soil Type: Well Drained Alkaline Soil
Sun: Full Sun
Botanical Name: Populus Deltoids
Cottonwood Trees can grow to be a very stately one hundred and thirty feet tall when full grown and around sixty feet wide. These trees are great for creating a shady area on a lawn and needs lots of room to grow and branch out and become healthy. They thrive when they are planted in full sunlight and loves well-drained soil conditions. They provide lots of spectacular color during the fall months and also during the spring and summer. During the summer months, it produces gorgeous flowers that appear on all the branches. These great trees also help with soil erosion problems that develop around lakes and ponds.