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Net-leaved willow

Salix reticulata

Also known as

Willow

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

35cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Net-leaved willow Overview

This is a creeping dwarf willow, which will grow to about 8cm high, and forms a mat of stems. The leaves are wavy dark green and rounded with a whitish underneath.

Common problems with Net-leaved willow

How to propagate Net-leaved 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 Net-leaved willow

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