PlantsSalix→Corkscrew Willow (Salix babylonica var. matsudana 'Tortuosa')

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Botanical names:
Salix babylonica var. matsudana Accepted
Salix matsudana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 30 ft average but up to 40 ft in warmer zones
Leaves: Good fall color
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Dynamic Accumulator: Mg (Magnesium)
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Pollinators: Bees


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help with tree ID by Camperspecial Mar 11, 2021 6:42 PM 5
How is called that tree please? by empiflor Sep 9, 2019 3:08 PM 5
ID my Mother's Day bouquet item please by ShadyGreenThumb May 21, 2017 11:22 PM 3
corkscrew cutting by cillay Mar 12, 2016 5:54 PM 3

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