Salix helvetica
  • Salix helvetica

Salix helvetica

£16.95

(Swiss Willow) Native to the Alps, Salix helvetica is a very slow growing, dwarf willow with a compact rounded habit, lovely silvery leaves and greyish-white catkins in early spring.

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Native to the Alps, Salix helvetica is a very slow growing, dwarf willow with a compact rounded habit, lovely silvery leaves and greyish-white catkins in early spring.

A very hardy plant, this small shrub is an excellent choice for a rockery or scree garden.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Very slow. Not for instant gratification.
  • Habit: Salix helvetica grows to be a small, rounded shrub.
    • Height: 1 m (3 ft)
    • Spread: 1 m (3 ft)
  • Notes: Salix helvetica is very suitable for windy, coastal gardens.

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How Much Sun
Full Sun
Mature Size
Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
Special Features
To grow in a pot

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