Height: To 30 feet
Size: 12 inch cutting
A vigorous large shrub or small tree with bright green / yellow new growth. Mature growth is brown, covered in fine silky hair with long tapering leaves. Salix simthiana produces beautiful early spring catkins. The peeled rods are used for basketry, catkins are used for decoration.
Thrives with modest to heavy watering, but will grow in a wide variety of soils once established.
Rooting hormone: Hormodin 1