Plant Care Trembling Poplar

Trembling Poplar

Also known as

Trembling Aspen, Trembling Aspen, Quaking aspen, American aspen, Mountain, Golden aspen, Trembling poplar, White poplar and Popple

Taxonomy

Populus tremuloides
Populus
Salicaceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Trembling Poplar

Water

How often to water your Trembling Poplar

Water needs for Trembling Poplar
0.5 cups
every 9

Trembling Poplar needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Trembling Poplar

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Trembling Aspen in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Trembling Poplar: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Trembling Poplar love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Trembling Poplar does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Trembling Poplar

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Trembling Poplar: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Trembling Poplar after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Trembling Poplar can be challenging to care for, according to some plant parents. Check out the reviews down below to learn from their experiences!


Water Needs
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Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Trembling Poplar

Trembling Poplar

Trembling Poplar


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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