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Salix udensis 'Sekka'

Also called Fantail Willow


salix 'Sekka' in flower

More About Salix udensis 'Sekka'

  • AKA Salix sachalinensis
  • Silvery-gray, long, male catkins have yellow anthers
  • Narrow, lance-shaped leaves are bright green above and silvery-green below
  • Reddish-purple stems often have flattened, contorted branchlets
  • Large, rounded, multi-stemmed shrub
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Interesting Notes:

Often used in floral arrangements.

Zone:

5

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

3-4 m

Colour:

Silver
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Dragon Willow Growing and Maintenance Tips

Fantail willow will grow in an average, medium to wet soil, in full sun to partial shade, however, it thrives in a moist soil in full sun.


Salix udensis 'Sekka' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Catkins

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen