Fremont cottonwood

noun
Fre·​mont cottonwood | \ ˈfrēˌmänt- \

Definition of Fremont cottonwood

: a poplar (Populus fremontii) of the southwestern U.S. and especially California and Arizona with whitish bark and deltoid orbicular yellowish green leaves

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History and Etymology for Fremont cottonwood

after John Frémont †1890 American explorer

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“Fremont cottonwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fremont%20cottonwood. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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