Genus Populus

Populus is a genus of 2535 species of deciduous flowering plants in the family Salicaceae, native to most of the Northern Hemisphere.

Species in the genus Populus of plants


Populus guzmanantlensis - Populus guzmanantlensis is a species of plant in the Salicaceae family. It is endemic to Mexico.


Tana river poplar - It is an evergreen tree growing to 30 m tall with a trunk up to 1.5 m diameter.

Black poplar - It is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree, reaching 20-30 m tall, with a trunk up to 1.5 m diameter. The leaves are diamond-shaped to triangular, 5-8 cm long and 6-8 cm broad, green on both surfaces. The species is dioecious , with flowers in catkins and pollination by wind.