plains cottonwood


variants or plains poplar
: a large poplar (Populus sargentii) chiefly of the Great Plains region of North America having deeply furrowed gray bark and broadly oval leaves with coarse curved teeth and long points

Word History


from the Great Plains

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“Plains cottonwood.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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