Black Willow Seedlings

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Latin Name- SALIX NIGRA USDA Climate Zone: 3 to 9 Mature Height: 60 to 90 ft Sun: Full or Partial Sun
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    Black willow seedlings

    Posted by Bob Barrow on Sep 03, 2019

    all my trees are doing great

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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. For superior protection for plants in transit, we dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants, and inspect the same day received. You need to report any problems with your order within 3 days. Plant promptly - bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days unless there are weather issues. Keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted, and store in a cool place. Water daily for the first week after planting.

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Black Willow Seedlings is the Most Massive of the Willow Tree Family

Black Willow Seedlings is the most massive tree of the willow family and grows from 30 to 100 feet in height. Its bark develops deep grooves and a rough texture as it ages, giving the tree eye-catching texture. The surface of the bark isn’t the only thing that changes over time – its color varies too. The bark color of new growth begins as green and gradually fades to brown, eventually as the bark matures it becomes black. The different ages in the bark and the black willow’s unique texture can give it an almost marbled appearance. The Black Willow Seedlings tree features long, thin leaves that are bright green. These leaves can grow up to 5 inches in length. This tree’s colorful leaves make for a striking combination against the dark bark of the tree.

Black Willow Seedlings are Great for Many Landscaping Projects with their Colorful Leaves and Beautiful Bee Attracting Flowers

The Black Willow Seedlings is also dioecious and produces yellow flowers between early March and April. These flowers are produced on catkins and are one of the first foods for bees after the winter. The black willow’s branches also attract butterflies and other forms of wildlife. After the flowers pollinate, the black willow produces a brown fruit. In landscaping, the black willow loves wet, poorly drained soils and can tolerate a wide range of PH values. Its growing mediums of choice are clay, loam, and sandy soils. This willow is a fast-growing tree and is hardy in zones 4 -9. The black willow excels in erosion control and tolerates wet, swampy conditions. Best planted where the soil is continually damp and are happiest around water like ponds or streams.

Black Willow Seedlings are great for many landscape projects. This tree can grow in soils that are moist and poorly drained in composition. In the spring, the tree will produce yellow catkins that are striking against the green foliage. The leaves will turn a golden yellow for the fall, providing a lot of color and beauty in the area. It is excellent for providing interest in the landscape.

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