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Red Willow ECOS

Red Willow
Vigorous - Full Crown - Low Limb Breakage-Great Insect Resistance

New selection from Wisconsin found by plant expert Steven Roesch. Red stems develop as the tree matures. Spring coloration is a bright yellow.  Clean foliage free of insect damage. Tree has a more upright crown compared to weeping willow with dense branching, smooth bark and a full oval crown. For a willow, Red has much less wind breakage compared to weeping willow and without a lot of insect damage compared to other yellow willows. Fast growing averaging 2-4 ft.per year. Tolerant to dry soils and alkaline conditions hardy into zone 3. Tree is easily produced by cuttings. This is a tree for many climates,soils and useage.  Need a windbreak-try this. 


Plant Specs

Genus & Species:

Salix rubra hybrid

Seed Source:

Wisconsin

Hardiness:

-30

Height (ft):

60

Width (ft):

30

Soil:

Alkaline, acidic does not matter. Dry or moist.

Climate:

Zone 3-9. Not sure of most southern range.

Ease of Cultivation:

Easy to grow in a variety of locations. No shade. Fast growing - fulfilling to see results quickly.



Product Sku# Price Quantity
Pots, 12-18" REWI_12-18 $12.75 Qty:
Pot, 18-24" REWI_18-24 $14.75 Qty:
Pot, 2-3' REWI_2-3 $16.75 Qty:
Pot, 3-4' REWI_3-4 $18.75 Qty: