White Poplar

Populus alba


NATURE deciduous tree
LEAF singular leaf
  Leaf edge: lobed
Leaf shape: triangular tot egg-shaped
Nervation: feather-veined
FRUIT capsule

Medical value: The fruit can be used as a home remedy to advance urinating.
Use: The wood is white with a slightly yellow core. It is soft, light, and homogenous, but is not suitable for industrial or manufacturing use.
Typical: a typical feature of the white poplar is the white bottom of the leaf. 


Bloom. All months in which we can find blooming specimens. Regional differences may occur.
Harvest Time. All months in which we can find ripe fruits on trees. Unripe fruit can be found earlier on trees and shrubs. Sometimes even throughout the year, as happens with trees such as pines, this fruit ripens over several years.
Both flowers and ripe fruit may occur at the same time in some months.