Prairie Cascade Willow

Salix pentandra x Salix Blanda ‘Prairie Cascade’

This is a fast growing weeping willow. It has a upright form when it is younger but develops a weeping habit as it matures. It has yellow stems which gives the tree winter interest. The leaves are dark green and glossy. This willow does not bear catkins. Fall color is yellow.

 
Zones: Hardy from Zone 2 to 5
Leaf Description: Elliptical, Shiny, Dark Green
Mature Height: 35-45 feet
Mature Spread: 35-45 feet
Growth Rate: Fast
Habit: Weeping
Light Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Tolerances: Adaptable, tolerates a wet soil