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Salix caprea 'Pendula'

Also called Kilmarnock Willow


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More About Salix caprea 'Pendula'

  • AKA Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock'
  • Small, weeping form, typically grafted on a stem
  • Silky, silver catkins
  • Shiny leaves are light green
  • Ideal for small gardens, and for winter interest
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Zone:

4

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Silver
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Weeping Pussy Willow Growing and Maintenance Tips

Salix does well in wet locations, providing it is well-drained. Has a very compact form and can tolerate light shade.


Salix caprea 'Pendula' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Weeping
Tree form

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Salix caprea 'Pendula'

Caragana arborescens 'Walker' (COPF)

Caragana arborescens 'Walker' (COPF)

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Morus alba 'Pendula (fruiting)'

Morus alba 'Pendula (fruiting)'

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Salix purpurea 'Pendula'

Salix purpurea 'Pendula'

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