Rio Grande Cottonwood (Populus deltoides wislizenii)
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Rio Grande Cottonwood
Populus deltoides wislizenii
An extract of the shoots can be used as a rooting hormone for all types of cuttings. It is extracted by soaking the chopped up shoots in cold water for a day.
Trees are planted for dune fixing in erosion control programmes.
Wood – soft, rather woolly in texture, without smell or taste, of low flammability, not durable, very resistant to abrasion. It has a specific gravity of 0.46. Used for posts, rough lumber and rafters of houses, it can also be used as a fuel[11, 82, 227].
Cultivation & Habitat
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