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SALIX hastata 'Wehrhahnii'

Commonly known as Halberd-leaved willow

Semi-dwarf willow with grey foliage. Catkins start white and turn yellow
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
  • Deciduous - oval, entire to finely-toothed leaves to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • White - white turning yellow
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1m (39in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - slow-growing, upright with dark, purple-brown shoots. Silvery-grey male catkins to 7cm (3in) long before leaves
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, leaf beetles, sawflies, willow scale, anthracnose, honey fungus, rust.
  • Place of origin - Engadine valley, Swiss Alps, c1930.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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