Will be shipped with pot and soil where it grows. Plant will be professionally trimmed to 6-8 inches high from the ground line to promote branching.
Plant is dormant, have no leaves during cold months October through March.
Height: 6 inches
Spread: 24 inches
Sunlight: full sun partial shade
Hardiness Zone: 4a
Other Names: Creeping Alpine Willow
A different kind of willow, this is a creeping, prostrate shrub that spreads to fill in an area, features bright green heart shaped foliage covered in fine hairs when young; particularly effective trailing over walls or around rocks
Yezo Dwarf Willow features unusual yellow catkins along the branches in early spring, which emerge from distinctive silver flower buds before the leaves. It has attractive dark green foliage with grayish green undersides throughout the season. The fuzzy heart-shaped leaves are ornamentally significant and turn gold in fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The gold stems are very effective and add winter interest.
Yezo Dwarf Willow is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.
This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;
Yezo Dwarf Willow is recommended for the following landscape applications;
General Garden Use
Yezo Dwarf Willow will grow to be only 6 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years.
This shrub does best in full sun to partial shade. It is quite adaptable, preferring to grow in average to wet conditions, and will even tolerate some standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution.
This is a selected variety of a species not originally from North America.
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