A lovely ornamental willow which can grow as a small tree to 10m, but more usually grown as a large shrub. Along with Goat Willow, these varieties are also known as Pussy Willow. A native tree that produces silver catkins in early spring, and with its elongated grey-green leaves makes a great cut foliage for floristry. The catkins provide valuable early pollen for foraging bees and its the food plant of several species of butterfly.
Grey Willow - Salix cinerea
Full sun to light shade, ample water to wet ground; tolerates a wide range of soil and conditions
All of our willow cuttings are approx. 25-30cm, and hand-cut to order.