Salix lanata 'Glanspean' - hairy silvery-grey leaves
  • Salix lanata 'Glanspean' - hairy silvery-grey leaves

Salix lanata 'Glanspean'

£15.00

(Dwarf Woolly Willow ) A rare compact willow native to sub-arctic parts of Europe and Asia, Salix lanata 'Glanspean' is similar to the more familiar Salix lantana but with more pointed, hairy silvery-grey leaves and a lower habit.

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Quantity
Young 2- 3 year old plants - not for instant gratification

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A rare compact willow native to sub-arctic parts of Europe and Asia, Salix lanata 'Glanspean' is similar to the more familiar Salix lantana but with more pointed, hairy silvery-grey leaves and a lower habit.

It has golden-yellow catkins in early summer and makes a very ornamental foliage plant, ideal for a low border or a wet area next to a stream or pond. Salix lanata 'Glanspean' can also be grown in a large container if required.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Very slow.
  • Habit: Salix lanata 'Glanspean' grows to be a small branching shrub.
    • Height: 1 m (3 ft)
    • Spread: 1 m (3 ft)

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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
Special Features
Catkins, Leaf Colour - Blue/Silver, To grow in a pot

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