EPPO Global Database

Populus deltoides(POPDE)

Code created in: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: POPDE
  • Preferred name: Populus deltoides
  • Authority: Marshall


Canada, USA, Mexico. Introduced in Euromediterranean region as a plantation tree, or ornamental (in various cultivars), and also in Central Asia, Himalayas, Korea; South Africa, South America (Peru, Bolivia, Argentina)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Populus deltoides subsp. deltoides Marshall
Populus virginiana Fougeroux

Common names
Name Language
American black poplar English
Canadian poplar English
common cottonwood English
eastern cottonwood English
eastern poplar English
necklace poplar English
amerikanische Schwarzpappel German
Rosenkranzpappel German
liard French
peuplier deltoïde French
peuplier noir d'Amérique French
álamo Spanish
álamo virginiano Spanish
chopo carolino Spanish
chopo de Virginia Spanish
chopo papelero Spanish
pioppo nero d'America Italian
Amerikaanse populier Dutch
álamo-do-canadá Portuguese
choupo-do-canadá Portuguese
тополь дельтовидный Russian
Канадска топола Bulgarian
carolina Catalan
běi měi bái yáng Chinese
北美白楊 Chinese
тополя дельтолиста Ukrainian