Flamingo Dappled Willow

Salix integra 'Flamingo' PP #17,490

SKU
03949
Fantastic variegated foliage of pink, white and bright apple green on a graceful, easy to grow shrub. Occasional pruning to shape promotes a flush of colorful new leaves. Foliage resists heat scorch and stands up to rain and wind. Shiny red stems add appeal even when bare in the winter landscape. Deciduous.
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Botanical PronunciationSAY-liks in-te-GRA
Average Size at MaturityReaches 8 to 10 ft. tall and wide. Easily kept smaller with pruning.
Bloom TimeShowy catkins in spring linger through fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower ColorBrown
Foliage ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary
Growth HabitWeeping
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsHarry Lauder's Walking Stick (Corylus); Clethra (Clethra); Dogwood (Cornus); Forsythia (Forsythia); Turtlehead (Chelone)

Easy to grow; thrives in moist, enriched soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Apply fertilizer in spring. Foliage is most colorful on new growth; prune once or twice during growing season for a flush of fresh foliage.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10

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