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Carefully Packaged UK Grown Trees

Populus Nigra Hanging Tree

Black Poplar Trees

from From £49.99 (ex. VAT)
( £59.99 (ex. VAT) inc. VAT)

This popular, large, fast growing tree has a broad, dense canopy of mid-green leaves which light up in autumn in shades of golden yellow and produces long, red catkins in the spring. This tree makes the ideal screen or windbreak and will tolerate just about any soil and conditions including coastal and inland exposure. The Black Poplar Hanging Tree is a male clone selected from ancient champion trees in the Welsh Marches and is now widely considered a Native variety. Growing to 9 x 8 meters in 20 years Populus Nigra Hanging Tree makes a lovely avenue tree.

AKA Populus Nigra, Populus Hanging Tree, Black Poplar, Native Poplar, Native Black Poplar, Lombardy Poplar

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Variety Root Type Height Now Price Qty Basket
Populus Nigra Hanging Tree Populus Nigra Hanging Tree
12L pot 150-200cm £49.99 (ex. VAT) New batch ready Spring 2017
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Delivery timescales

99% of deliveries made within a week of placing the order (other than agreed pre orders) and many are despatched on the day we receive the order.  There is a slightly longer delivery timescale on trees over 2.5m in height (all the trees called Standard, Premium Standard, Heavy Standard or Extra Heavy Standard, all called Mature Trees) because normal "next day" carriers find them too large to handle so we have to group orders together into geographic areas for a haulage contractor to deliver and this all takes a bit of scheduling (but it's worth it when you see these wonderful mature trees!). 

Gift trees required for arrival on a specific date (or indeed any tree required for delivery on a specific date) can be accommodated with pleasure and at no extra charge - we normally plan to deliver a day or two before the special day just to be on the safe side and although we really don't like to give ourselves wriggle room (because we so rarely need it!), we do have to say that we accept no legal responsibility for late deliveries.

Bare root trees and fruit bushes can only be dispatched from mid-November - mid April/late April (depending on weather conditions) and whilst they are dormant.

The vast majority of trees are sent on a 'no signature required' basis, so there's no need to be in to receive your order unless we contact you (normally just the most mature trees where the driver may need help getting the tree/trees off the vehicle).  You can give us instructions on where to leave your delivery either via the checkout or send us a separate email.

Trees are packed very carefully by our experienced team and delivered using couriers who've been tried and tested over many years.

Our nursery is a busy despatch centre and therefore customers need to make an appointment to collect or view trees.  For collections despatch charges will be refunded.

Delivery costs

Orders for our popular range of 1.5/2.0m height trees to UK mainland ex Highlands have a delivery charge of £9.95 plus vat (Highlands charge will be applied in the check out).  Smaller trees/bushes are charged at £6.95 plus vat (again Highlands charge applied in the check out).  On orders for several trees, delivery costs increase to £12.95 (and honestly that doesn't nearly cover what it costs us in cardboard and carriage charges!) but you can buy several trees (or hundreds of trees if you wish) for the same delivery cost.  Highlands charges start to get a bit expensive if you require several trees which our customers in the Highlands will be well aware of - we wish we could help more but you're such a long way from Yorkshire!

Mature trees are more expensive to deliver and cost varies by postcode but again you can buy more than one tree for the same delivery cost so if you do need 2 or more, and particularly if you are planting a good number of trees, it works out to be really economical.  Delivery costs are calculated automatically in the shopping trolley so try adding an extra tree or bush for no extra delivery charge.

Northern Ireland, Channel Islands and overseas destinations

Our courier charges are not viable for just one or two trees but if you have a larger requirement please do speak to us and we'll do what we can to get trees to you at a reasonable cost.

Populus Nigra Hanging Tree (Black Poplar Trees) Description

  • Common name: Black Poplar Tree
  • Height and spread in 20 years: 9 x 8 meters
  • Seasons of interest: Spring, Autumn
  • Foliage: Rounded, triangular green leaves turning yellow in autumn
  • Soil: Suited to well-drained, moist situations but will tolerate most soil types