• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Trees - Lanceleaf Cottonwood

Lanceleaf Cottonwood - Populus x acuminata
Lanceleaf Cottonwood - Populus x acuminata
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Lanceleaf Cottonwood grows along streams. It reproduces by root suckers and by the rooting of branches buried in wet soil.

Did You Know?

Sign used at Wind Cave in 1903 when the cave became a national park.

Wind Cave is the first cave in the world to be designated as a national park. That occurred on January 9, 1903.