Overview:Categories: Deciduous, Fall Color, Windbreak
Large tree; up to 8,000 ft. elevation; fast growing with sufficient moisture and well-drained soil; yellow fall leaves.
Can be used in central row of multi-row windbreaks, for fall color, or suitable for single row windbreaks, but only with supplemental water.
Features:Scientfic Name: Salix alba vitellina
Growth Habit: Moderate
Growth Rate: Rapid
Max. Height (ft): 35
Max Width/Spread (ft): 35
Life Span: Moderate
Cold Hardiness: Excellent
Drought Resistance: Poor
Elevation Range: 8000
Wildlife Value: Good
Wildlife Notes: Song and game birds; food value for buds and twigs
Seasonal Color: young orange yellow bark on young growth/winter
Possible Insect Issues: aphids
Possible Disease Issues: cytospora canker, bacterial wetwood
Miscellany: Requires Moist soil
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