Carolina poplar

noun

Definition of Carolina poplar

1a : a common cottonwood (Populus deltoides)
b : a hybrid resulting from crosses involving this species and also two other poplars (P. nigra italica and P. canadensis amoena)

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“Carolina poplar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Carolina%20poplar. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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