balsam poplar USDA PLANTS Symbol: POBA2
U.S. Nativity: Native
Habit: Hardwood Trees
Populus balsamifera L.

Jump to: Images | Distribution Maps | Sources
Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Salicales: Salicaceae
Native Range: Labrador to Alaska, s. to Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, n. New England, NY, Ont., Mich, WI, Minnesota, nw NE, and CO. CA to AK, n Rocky Mtns, UT, n Baja CA ( Fernald 1950 HICK).

Selected Images from Invasive.orgView All Images at Invasive.org


Plant(s);
Mary Ellen (Mel) Harte, , Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Foliage;
Dave Powell, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Foliage;
Mary Ellen (Mel) Harte, , Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Foliage;
Mary Ellen (Mel) Harte, , Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Foliage;
Keith Kanoti, Maine Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Bark;
Keith Kanoti, Maine Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Bark;
Mary Ellen (Mel) Harte, , Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Twig(s)/Shoot(s);
Bill Cook, Michigan State University, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Twig(s)/Shoot(s); balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera) current annual growth winter twig
Rob Routledge, Sault College, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Twig(s)/Shoot(s); balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera) current annual growth winter twig
Rob Routledge, Sault College, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Fruit(s);
Bill Cook, Michigan State University, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

Fruit(s);
Bill Cook, Michigan State University, Bugwood.org
Additional Resolutions & Image Usage

EDDMapS Distribution:
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
 


State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

Alternative content

Get Adobe Flash player





Invasive Listing Sources:
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007