silver poplar

Origin of silver poplar

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for silver poplar

Historical Examples of silver poplar

  • Lois shrank back against the silver-poplar tree, and put her hands up to her face.

    John Ward, Preacher

    Margaret Deland

  • Crowns consisting of other flowers, and leaves of the ivy and silver-poplar, are frequently mentioned.