Cottonwood Tree - Knowledgebase Question

Roseville, MI
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Question by cklasepter
February 8, 1998
My father wants to stop the flowering process on his cottonwood tree. Is there a way?

Answer from NGA
February 8, 1998
There's no practical way for a homeowner to stop the flowering of a cottonwood, except to grow just one male or just one female tree, with no other cottonwoods for miles around. Male trees shed large quantities of catkins and female trees shed cloudsof cottony seeds if male trees are present. It's the nature of cottonwoods.

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