Panarctic Flora


580103 Populus tremula L.


Northern Fennoscandia: Rare
Kanin - Pechora: Rare
Yamal - Gydan: Present only in the Borderline Arctic
Shrub Tundra: Rare
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent


2n= (1) 19 (1x). - Europe (N). - Hylander (1966, secondary report).
(2) 38 (2x). - Europe, Russia, Siberia, Far East. - Numerous reports.
(3) 57 (3x). - Europe (N). - At least five reports from at least six provinces.

Geography: European - Asian: NOR RUS (SIB).

Notes: Populus tremula reaches the Arctic in Europe (e.g., Jalas and Suominen 1976) and the Borderline Arctic along the lower Ob River in northwestern Siberia (Bolshakov 1992).

Higher Taxa