Height: 8' thicket of woody stems OR small tree up to 20'.

Light: full sun

Soil: Moist to wet

Good natural hedge; spreads by suckers to form a graceful, branching windbreak

Reddish twigs and pleasant fall color


Willow, Sandbar

3 Gallons
  • Caterpillars of the Mourning Cloak, White Admiral, Acadian Hairstreak, Striped Hairstreak and other butterflies feed on the leaves as do the caterpillars of hundreds of moth species.

    Mallard and Northern Pintail ducks, the Ruffed Grouse and White-Crowned Sparrow feed on the buds or catkins

    Small mammals feed on the leaves and branches.

    Excellent for riverbank stabilization

    Beautiful yellow and orange fall color