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  • standard palm willow
  • Eventual height: 2m
  • Eventual spread: 2m

Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock'

standard palm willow

3lt ½ std 60cm stem £24.99 £14.99
3lt ½ std 60cm stem £24.99 £14.99
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: any deep, moist but well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A dwarf, weeping tree with dark green leaves with grey-green undersides. In mid- to late spring, the bare branches are covered in golden male catkins, which superb in cut-flower arrangements. An ideal tree for the small garden or even planted in a pot on the patio.

  • Garden care: Requires minimal pruning. Remove any broken, diseased or crossing branches in late autumn or winter. When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting hole