Salix purpurea 'Streamco'
More About Salix purpurea 'Streamco'
- Very narrow, blue-green leaves
- Attractive, purple stems are very flexible
- Compact, rounded form
- Suckers form layers of dense mats, excellent for erosion control
- Catkin colours range from red to purple and finally to yellow
- Bloom Time: Mid-spring
One of the best cultivars for "wattling".
Streamco Purple-osier Willow Growing and Maintenance Tips
Plant in an average, medium to wet soil, in full sun, however, it is best grown in a consistently moist soil. Excellent in low spots or along ponds or streams.
Salix purpurea 'Streamco' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils