Willow “Salix”, Both twisted and Pussy Willow are available with the silver furry catkins of pussy willow are one of the first signs of spring. There are many different species and varieties of willow, which all bear catkins, the one most widely grown in gardens and best known as ‘pussy willow’ is Salix caprea. Yellow-green stems are smothered in fuzzy silver catkins from late winter to early spring on bare twigs before the leaves open.
Varieties grown: Salix, Twisted, Pussy
August 9, 2021