Salix Caprea Kilmarnock Weeping Willow 4 litre pot
A dwarf, weeping tree with dark green leaves with grey-green undersides. In mid- to late spring, the bare branches are covered in golden male catkins, which superb in cut-flower arrangements. An ideal tree for the small garden or even planted in a pot on the patio.
Requires minimal pruning. Remove any broken, diseased or crossing branches in late autumn or winter. When planting incorporate lots of well-rotted garden compost in the planting.
Wonderful for bees as the early catkins will help sustain the emerging queen bee as they come out of hybination starving.
Eventual Height: 1m
Eventual Spread: 50cm
This is a half standard tree. The total height from the ground is approximately 90cm tall grown in a 4 litre container.