‘Swedish Columnar Aspen’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 40′ H X 4-5′ W
Bloom Time: Prized for its foliage
Description: A tall upright spire-like tree, used primarily as a sharp vertical accent or in a row as a very tall screen; fast growing, far more disease resistant than the standard; bold and formal in a landscape setting.
Ornamental Features: Has forest green foliage throughout the season. The serrated oval leaves turn yellow in fall. The furrowed gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.
Landscape Attributes: Deciduous tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Low maintenance tree, usually looks its best without pruning.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)