Quaking Aspen

Tree Trail

Quaking Aspen

Populus tremuloides

    Notable about this species*

  • Used to be ground up and cooked to make cattle feed.
  • The wood is soft and rots easily.
  • Used to make pallets, lumber, plywood and pulp.

Map to this tree.

Coordinates: 44.874450, -68.636130

Additional Information

Quaking Aspen

* Source: “Forest Trees of Maine”, Centennial Edition, 1908 to 2008, a publication of the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry