Salix discolor

Pussy willow


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Native
  • Grey catkins in early spring
Native
Native
Vigorous
Vigorous
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Spring
Spring
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerates wet soils

Fast grower

Provides cover for birds and small mammals


Height: 20-25 ft
Spread: 18-20 ft
Price Level 1: $24.99 ea.~#2
Bloom Color:
Zone: 3-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Naturalizing
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Native
  • Vigorous

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Moist, Well-Drained