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Question about tree farming eastern cottonwoods

Postby saddaddykiller » Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:18 pm

how come they aint being farmed in la and ms? there aint a market for them? they grow very fast...am I missing something?

Eastern cottonwood, Populus deltoides, is probably the fastest growing tree in North America. In Mississippi River bottoms, height growth of 10-15 ft per year for a few years are possible. Sustained height growth of 5 ft. height growth and 1 in. diameter growth per year for 25 years is common.
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