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Boyd’s Creeping Willow

Salix repens ‘Boyd’s Pendula’

Salix

Willow

This diverse genus includes 300 deciduous species that are a breeze to grow in just about any garden soil. Our selections emphasize intriguing stems, foliage and silhouettes.

<i>Salix repens</i> ‘Boyd’s Pendula’

This small-sized ground-hugger greets spring with adorable fluffy cream-colored catkins on slender naked branches. The prostrate twigs and branchlets divide into thinner curved reddish stems, weaving a unique pendent drape of thin gray-green deciduous leaves that don silvered undersides. An easily cultivated, artful specimen for containers and rock gardens, ‘Boyd’s Pendula’ can cascade down stone walls, ramble along pathways or be featured as an exquisite bonsai specimen. Full sun ensures its vigor.

Blooms March–April

Size: 10" high x 2' 0" – 3' 0" wide.

Hardy to zone 5.

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