Salix caprea ‘Kilmarnock’
This small, umbrella-shaped deciduous tree adds a graceful and attractive element to the small garden or lawn. The pussy willow buds start yellow then fade to gray and precede foliage each spring. Cut stems with buds add wonderful texture to winter flower arrangements.
Type: USDA Zone 4-8
Light: Full Sun
Water: Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil; weekly or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Moderate growth; reaches up to 8′ tall and 6′ wide, although can get larger with age.