White Willow (Salix alba)

Botanical names:
Salix alba Accepted
Salix alba var. caerulea Synonym
Salix alba var. alba Synonym
Salix alba subsp. caerulea Synonym
Salix alba var. calva Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 50 to 80 feet (15-24m)
Plant Spread: 40 to 70 feet (12-21m)
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Dynamic Accumulator: Mg (Magnesium)
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I don't see Salix Alba in the photo by SpringGreenThumb Aug 7, 2016 12:13 PM 2
Not Salix Alba by SpringGreenThumb Aug 7, 2016 2:52 PM 8
Not Salix Alba by SpringGreenThumb Aug 7, 2016 2:16 PM 4
Possible Purple or White Willow? by rhino57 Dec 22, 2016 12:41 PM 5
Some type of Willow/ Sandbar Willow by rhino57 Dec 18, 2016 10:43 AM 0
Corkscrew willow tree by Jetlou Sep 21, 2016 3:52 AM 12
Austree trimming by Email Sep 5, 2016 6:04 PM 1
Tree ID by PiaLouiseSourvi Aug 21, 2015 3:14 AM 12
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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