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Black Willow

Salix myrsinifolia

Also known as

Dark-Leaved Willow, Dark-Leaf Willow, Whortle Willow, Myrsine-Leaved Willow

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

2.3m

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Black Willow Overview

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

    How to propagate Black Willow

    Cuttings

    Propagate from seed or cuttings in summer.

    Seed

    Layering

    By layering.

    Other uses of Black Willow

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