Mar, Apr, May
Trees, Native Plant, Shrub, Tree, Weed
Species is dioecious; males occur in 1 inch long catkins, females occur in a sparse yellow-flowered catkin. Male flowers are reddish and non-showy. Female flowers are green.
The fruit is an elongated capsule, grown in clusters, with 3-4 valves and seeds surrounded by cotton-like hairs that facilitate wind and water dispersal., Yellow, Green
Shade tree, Fall conspicuous, Fast growing, Easily grown.