“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Salix commutata

Powderface Willow

Garden(s):

LoH2O

Type:

Native Shrub

Height:

1 m (40 in)

Spread:

50 cm (20 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low

Zone:

2

Bloom Time:

August

Bloom Colour:

Tan

Foliage Colour:

Green, Gray

Soil:

Well-Drained

Notes:

A well behaved, tidy plant. Needs to be planted in an open, dry area. Small catkins in late summer, hairy gray branches through winter. Good as a low hedge.