- Common Name(s):
- Pussy willow
Rapid spreading root systems; can be severely pruned after flowering
- 10-20 ft.
- Alternate, simple leaves; 3 to 4 in. long; gray-green underside; non-showy fall color
- Silky gray male flowers in spring before leaves emerge; male and female plants
- Sun; tolerates moist to dry soil
- Upright, irregular shrub; multi-stemmed
- 8-12 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1764