Common Name: Aspen
Native: UK and Northern Europe
Size and Spread (10yrs): 5m x 3m
Treatment req: no stratification needed.
Surface sow. Light required for germination.
Seeds: c.4,750,000 seed/kg 1,100,000viable/kg
Ideal sowing period: any time of year
Soil Conditions: A pioneer species. fine in damp or well drained soil. Needs sun. Suckers freely therefore needs space.
Mature Height: 15-25m