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Salix repens var. nitida

 Suitable Substitutions for Salix repens var. nitida

Salix purpurea 'Pendula'

Salix purpurea 'Pendula'

Weeping Purple-osier Willow

Salix caprea 'Pendula'

Salix caprea 'Pendula'

Weeping Pussy Willow

 

More About Salix repens var. nitida

  • Top-grafted tree, with a prostrate to weeping crown
  • Small, ovate, silver-blue leaves with light green tips
  • Fall foliage is pale yellow
  • Silver catkins
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Zone:

3

Height:

175-250 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

Silver
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Silver Creeping Willow Growing and Maintenance Tips

This top-grafted tree, typically grafted on a 150 cm stem, can be pruned into a tight, compact shape, or left for a more graceful, weeping look. The silvery foliage makes this a real eye-catcher in the landscape.


Salix repens var. nitida Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Habit

Weeping
Spreading

Foliage Color

Yellow
Blue
Silver

Landscape uses

Specimen