Salix erythroflexuosa ‘Golden Curls’ Salix

Salix

Description: A charming pendulous tree with golden twisted stems and bright-green, lance-shaped leaves. The young vigorous shoots are ideal for flower arrangements.

History: Found in Argentina and introduced around 1971.

Salix Growing Tips: Suitable for damp places especially. Position to highlight winter sun on stems. Hard pruning in early spring is recommended of those grown for their winter stem colour.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 2.5m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Contorted
  • S Size: Small
  • Leaf colour: Yellow
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Attractive bark
  • Can be hard pruned
  • Wet tolerant

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