Weeping Willow

Salix babylonica

SKU
07060
This stately tree makes a unique specimen that dominates the landscape with its pronounced weeping habit and long, flowing branches that wave with the slightest breeze. A nice patio or terrace shade tree. Deciduous.
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Average Size at MaturityVery fast growing; reaches 30 to 50 ft. tall, 30 to 40 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen
Growth HabitWeeping
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseWoodland Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureFall Color, Tolerates Wet Soils, Tolerates Road Salt
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed regularly during the growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Prune annually in late winter to promote vigorous new growth.

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