Guardian Columnar Aspen


Guardian™ Columnar Aspen has rich green deciduous foliage on a tree with a columnar habit of growth. The large heart-shaped leaves turn yellow in fall.

Guardian™ Columnar Aspen is a deciduous tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.


Full sun, Partial shade. drought resistant, Zone 2

Populus x Guardian

Pot size: #1, #2, #5

A columnar, seedless variety that’s fast growing and tolerant of poor growing conditions; possesses a high resistance to Bronze Leaf Disease (BLD); has an aggressive root system, so don’t plant near houses; makes a great windbreak or quick shade tree

This tree will grow to be about 40 ft tall, and with a spread of 10 ft. It prefers moist, well-drained soil, but is drought resistant once established.