Height: To 13 feet
Size: 12 inch cutting
Also known as: Long-leaved violet willow, Sharpleaf willow, Caspian willow
A large shrub or small tree with burgundy/maroon/red new growth turning white on older wood. Older bark has a molted vein pattern. Silver catkins appear on dark branches before leaves.Used as an ornamental for its striking color and in shelter belts.
Thrives with modest to heavy watering, but will grow in a wide variety of soils once established.
Rooting hormone: Hormodin 1