A picture of a Polar willow

Polar willow

Salix polaris

Also known as

Willow

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

2.3m

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Polar willow Overview

    This tree is a member of the Willow family, which grows in Northern Europe.

    Common problems with Polar willow

    How to propagate Polar willow

    Cuttings

    You can propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer, by hardwood cuttings in the winter, by seed.

    Seed

    Layering

    By layering.

    Other uses of Polar willow

    Grown for their habit, foliage, catkins and, in some cases, colourful winter shoots. Suitable for coastal conditions. Attracts butterflies