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Black Willow Live Stakes

Black Willow Live Stakes


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Black Willow Live Stakes, Salix Nigra

Black Willow tree can be classified as both a large tree or a large shrub. They can reach heights of up to 100 feet and have twisted multiple trunks that grow from the same root system. This tree can grow anywhere that it can get full sun with moist soil. The leaves are small and skinny and can grow up to four inches long. The bark is darker in color, sometimes looking dark brown or black. The fruit that the black willow tree produces is small reddish brown color and contains seeds that will drop out and plant new trees. 

The Black Willow tree has a tender stalk which makes it easy to snap when it is young. It is recommended to stake this tree up in the younger years until it establishes itself. One of the oldest Black Willow trees can be found in New Jersery and is stated to be over 150 years old. The roots are bitter but can be used to treat headaches and cough. It has a small fruit that can be yellow or brown in color. This tree has small needles that are almost black in color. 

Black Willow live stakes will do well in extra moist soil conditions

Black Willow can grow to be 80-100 feet tall and can also be as wide.  This tree will grow in full and partial sun and absolutely love moist soils and can also do good in poorly drained soils. They are often found growing in places where moisture collects such as drainage areas, creek beds, drains or on the side of the road. This tree can provide you with lots of shade and a large beauty to watch in the coming years. It does well in zones 3 to 9 and can grow in poorly drained soils. 
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