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Green Weeping Willow (Salix Babylonica)

This graceful giant is known for its open crown of wispy, ground-sweeping branches and long, slender leaves. Quick growing deciduous tree for moist to wet positions.

Maximum Height

7-10 Metres

Maximum Spread

7 Metres


Deciduous tree with golden yellow leaves in Autumn.


Grows best in full sun. Frost tolerant.


The weeping willow grows well in acidic, alkaline, loamy, moist, rich, sandy, well-drained and clay soils. It grows well near water but has some drought tolerance.

Ideas for Use

Ideal shade or shelter tree. It lends itself well to planting singly or in small groves near the edge of ponds, lakes and rivers.

Advise level of care

Easy Care