NEWTON's HOME PAGE
Tree Root Sites
Name: Catherine Status: student Grade: 9-12 Location: NC Country: N/A Date: 5/9/2005
How deep are the roots of a yellow poplar? Do the roots spread down or out or both?. I am interested in the root system of this tree.
The roots probably spread both horizontally and vertically.
The following might be helpful:
Anthony Brach Ph.D.
Click here to return to the Botany Archives
NEWTON is an electronic community for Science, Math, and Computer Science K-12 Educators, sponsored and operated by
Argonne National Laboratory
, Andrew Skipor, Ph.D., Head of Educational Programs.
For assistance with NEWTON contact a
System Operator (email@example.com)
, or at Argonne's
NEWTON AND ASK A SCIENTIST
9700 S. Cass Ave.
Update: June 2012