Okanese Poplar is an excellent shelterbelt tree. It's one of the hardiest and fastest growing trees you can plant on the prairies. This hybrid poplar is disease resistant, drought and cold tolerant, produces no fuzz, and requires little maintenance. Okanese poplar also makes for a good privacy screen on larger properties.
Space 8'-10' apart in a shelterbelt for maximum windbreak.
Light Needs: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 2
Foliage Colour: Green
Fall Foliage: Golden Yellow
Growth Habit: Rounded
Key Features: Large Heart-Shaped Leaves, Fall Foliage, Shade
Landscape Uses: Shade, Shelterbelt