The Japanese poplar develops in an erect manner and, as the years go by, becomes a tree. These plants have an erect, columnar development. The Japanese poplar is large in size and 18 m in height; in the summer it assumes a white colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Exposure Japanese poplar
The Japanese poplar should be grown in a bright place, with direct sunlight. The Japanese poplar should be grown outdoors; it can bear very harsh temperatures without any problems, even many degrees below zero.With a particularly windy climate we suggest securing young trees to long solid stakes, to avoid that the wind could bare young and not very developed roots; specimens which are only a few years old might fear intense cold and wind.
Watering Japanese poplar
During this period of the year the The Japanese poplar needs regular watering, which should be done letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let’s irrigate every 2-3 weeks with about 2-3 buckets of water . We advise watering the young specimens, or the recently sheltered ones; the adult specimens usually are satisfied with rain water.
Treatments Japanese poplar
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Soil Japanese poplar
We suggest a pretty rich, quite soft, but not too drained, growing substratum.
Notes Japanese poplar
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.