Native, small tree for plains rivers – Not recommended for our area due to moisture needs, although can be used for restoration or conservation of riparian areas.
Features:Scientfic Name: Salix amygdaloides
Growth Habit: Open
Growth Rate: Rapid
Max. Height (ft): 40
Max Width/Spread (ft):
Life Span: Moderate
Cold Hardiness: Excellent
Drought Resistance: Poor
Elevation Range: 9500
Wildlife Value: High
Wildlife Notes: Food and cover for birds, browse value for deer, elk and moose
Seasonal Color: Not Conspicuous
Possible Insect Issues: willow and poplar borers
Possible Disease Issues: cytospora canker, leaf rust
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