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Salix cottetii

More About Salix cottetii

  • Produces greenish-yellow catkins
  • Dark shiny leaves have paler undersides
  • Dwarf willow with a low, trailing habit
  • Low-growing stems root well where they touch
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

250-300 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Banker's Willow Growing and Maintenance Tips

Banker's willow grows best in a moist soil and is suitable for wetland edges, riverbanks, or for erosion control. A semi-prostrate shrub, sending up branches from the roots to form a dense, surface cover. The roots form an interlocking network to tie the soil together. 


Salix cottetii Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Spreading

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing