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Salix interior

Sandbar Willow

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Salix interior (Sandbar Willow)

Sandbar Willow is found on sand bars and on moist alluvial soil. The vigorous spreading is useful for soil stabilization near streambanks. Also, the glossy branches with 8-15 cm long leaves add colour and interest to the landscape especially when massed. Flowers from May to June.

Additional Information:


Height
6-16 Feet

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Spread
3-20 Feet

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USDA Hardiness Zone 3-10

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation

FACW

Nature Attracting

Beneficial Insects

Root

Rhizomes

Season of Interest

Early (Feb-Apr)

Soil Moisture

Average
Moderate

Sun Exposure

Full Sun
Medium Sun/Average Shade

USFS MO Ecological Map