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Salix magnifica
Magnificent Willow

Salix magnifica
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Description

 Native to China, Salix magnifica is a rare, upright large shrub or eventually very small tree in the right conditions with large and handsome, magnolia-like leaves. Established plants can have eye-catching long catkins, sometimes up to 10 in. in spring.

Supplied Size: 2L / 3L pots (3 - 4 years old, 30 - 50 cm tall)


  • Position: Warm in full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist but well drained soil. 
  • Hardiness: Borderline hardy. Although in some areas, Salix magnifica grows perfectly well outside, here in Derbyshire it can be challenging and we strongly advise planting it in a warm, sheltered position and protecting in cold winter weather.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Salix magnifica eventually grows to be a shrub or eventually very small tree in a good position.
    • Height: 3 m (10 ft)
    • Spread: 2.5 m (8 ft)

 


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