A picture of a Swamp willow

Swamp willow

Salix myrtilloides

Also known as

Willow

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

2.3m

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Swamp willow Overview

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

    Common problems with Swamp willow

    How to propagate Swamp 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 Swamp willow

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