Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10004 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Populus alba L.
Common name   white poplar
T. Chatwin   s.n.  
Coll. Date 10 July 2004 
United States
Utah County
Locality Provo Canyon, Vivian Park.
     Elev.: 5196 ft. (1584 m.)
Habitat Notes along the Provo River. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 21'  19" N, 111° 34'  27" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Populus alba L.

     Populus alba var. bolleana Lauche
     Populus alba var. pyramidalis Bunge

Common Name(s): white poplar.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22451, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Populus
                                        Species: Populus alba


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10004s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02197s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14985 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 1.1 mi. SE
02140 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 1175 ft. E
01481 Argemone munita      "flatbud pricklypoppy" 1175 ft. E
13649 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 1 mi. E
13652 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1 mi. E
13651 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 1 mi. E
02139 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1175 ft. E
01480 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1175 ft. E
14435 Crataegus columbiana     499 ft. N
13648 Cymopterus longipes  var. longipes   "long-stalked spring parsley" 1 mi. E
13646 Descurainia pinnata  var. osmiarum  1 mi. E
02838 Epilobium angustifolium     1 mi. N
01485 Gaillardia aristata      "common blanketflower" 1175 ft. E
03920 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1 mi. N
10075 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" 1.9 mi. N
13643 Lomatium grayi  var. grayi   "Gray's biscuitroot" 1.3 mi. N
13653 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" 1 mi. E
01482 Mentzelia laevicaulis      "smoothstem blazingstar" 1175 ft. E
13644 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" 1.3 mi. N
13650 Mertensia oblongifolia      "western bluebells" 1 mi. E
01484 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" 1175 ft. E
01486 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1175 ft. E
01483 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" 1175 ft. E
13645 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" 1.3 mi. N
05154 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1 mi. N
14986 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.1 mi. SE
13655 Poa compressa      "Canada bluegrass" 1 mi. E
02137 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1175 ft. E
14984 Rosa       "rose" 1.1 mi. SE
03960 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1.5 mi. NE
02138 Salix x fragilis  hybrid [alba x euxina]   "crack willow" 1175 ft. E
01565 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 1.5 mi. NE


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Vivian Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 120 ft. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Utah County, UT 120 ft. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
South Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 591 ft. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Mountain Range Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1607 ft. W 5194  Bridal Veil Falls 
Snow Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2189 ft. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Scott Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Wildwood (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 5230  Bridal Veil Falls 
North Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Upper Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 5817  Bridal Veil Falls 
Davis Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Frazier Trailer Park (Park) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 7947  Bridal Veil Falls 
Riverbend Trailer Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 5240  Aspen Grove 
Bunnells Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. E   Bridal Veil Falls 
Sundance Ski Area (Park) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. N 6473  Aspen Grove 
Dry Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 2 mi. NW 7185  Aspen Grove 
Bridal Veil Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 5948  Bridal Veil Falls 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. NE   Wallsburg Ridge 
Bridal Veil Falls Sky Ride (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 5499  Bridal Veil Falls 
Long Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.1 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 


Taxon Links for species Populus alba  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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