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SALIX x udinensis 'Sekka'

Commonly known as Japanese fantail willow

Japanese willow with flattened stems, ideal for flower arranging
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
individually £13.50 each , 3+ £12.00 each 

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre


  • Deciduous - shallowly scalloped, bright-green leaves to 12cm (5in) long.
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 10m (33ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - vigorous, spreading, forming thickets. Produces showy, silvery grey male catkins to 4cm (1½in) long with golden anthers.
  • 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 - - syn. S. udensis 'Sekka'. Can be pruned after flowering to maintain shape.
  • Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, leaf beetles, sawflies, willow scale, anthracnose, honey fungus, rust.
  • Place of origin - Japan, eastern Russia
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Cleft - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Lanceolate - see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
5m (16ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  10m (33ft)

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