Populus nigra 'Italica' - lombardy poplar tree, Italian Poplar Tree

The well known, towering Lombardy poplar or Populus nigra 'Italica' - Italian Poplar Tree is a common sight around rural Australia and New Zealand. It is a fast growing, columnar tree, best used as a specimen in large lawn areas in parks and properties or in a row as a large windbreak or screen.

Height: 8-12 metres. (Tends to reach its minimum height in an urban environment.)

Width: 3 metres.

Growth rate: Fast.

Form: Narrow columnar. Eventually becoming a large tree.

Foliage: Populus nigra 'Italica' - lombardy poplar tree, Italian Poplar Tree has dark green, triangular to diamond shaped leaves with a lighter underside.

Autumn colour: The autumn colour is golden-yellow. 

Tolerances: Populus nigra 'Italica' - lombardy poplar tree, Italian Poplar Tree performs best in moist soils and in full sun, but is quite tolerant of dryer sites and soils of various pH values. 

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Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

SMALLER TREES
25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

ADVANCED TREES
33cm pots - $130 (MINIMUM SIZE FOR STANDARDS AND WEEPERS)
45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

SUPER ADVANCED TREES
Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

FIELD GROWN TREES
(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us: admin@blerick.com.au
 
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun


55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917