A picture of a White willow

White willow

Salix alba 'Tristis'

Also known as

Willow

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

25m

Max

10m

10m

Min

5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

White willow Overview

A deciduous, wide-spreading, weeping willow bearing slender, pendulous, yellow shoots which fall to the ground. Leaves are yellow-green when young, maturing to medium green.

Common problems with White willow

How to propagate White 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 White willow

Specimen. Suitable for coastal conditions.