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Salix Kilmarnock Weeping Willow Tree

  • Catalogue Code 1150-1155
  • Pack Contents: 1x 4Ltr potted tree

A willow tree for all seasons- gorgeous colour and form. The perfect tree for the gardener that’s short on space, wants a focal tree for a sunny patio or balcony, or wants a small tree with the graceful habit of a weeping willow.

This variety boasts beautiful catkins in spring. They start off as pretty and tactile furry buds and open out to bright, cherry yellow catkins. When the leaves appear after the catkins in spring and summer the tree in clothed in lovely- lime green leaves that contrast well with the chestnut-coloured weeping stems.

In autumn the leaves change colour to a soft buttery-yellow and when winter is with us the stems look gorgeous frosted or with snow and the silhouette is sublime. Grow in a large container or in open soil that is moist – being a willow it will thrive even in soil that is badly drained.

 If it is not possible to plant because soil is waterlogged or frozen keep the trees somewhere frost free and airy. Keep the roots just moist by storing them in damp compost or if outside conditions allow, heel the trees in to a patch of bare ground until you’re ready to plant them into their permanent positions.Normally between autumn and early spring, depending on weather conditions.

Rootstock: Salix

Age of tree at despatch: 2

Height at full growth: 1.5m/5ft

Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3.5ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.

In order to ensure a good pollination pick fruit trees from within the same or from adjacent flowering groups.

The vast majority of the trees we ship have been pruned and will appear trimmed.

Height
Fully Grown: 1.5m/5ft

Features

  • Good in containers and pots
  • Will flower well in full sun

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01-Dec-2017
Rating:5

Planted looks good and healthy

16-Nov-2017
Rating:5

Healthy tree, Now has pride of place in the centre of our garden

05-Nov-2017
Rating:5

Brilliant, lovely tree and really helpful site. As a beginner gardener it has enough information to enable me to make a good choice of plants, and trees, for my small mostly container grown plants.

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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.

 

We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

 

The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days.

 

Please note – due to increased courier costs beyond our control, delivery charges to all non-UK Mainland addresses including Scottish Highlands & Islands may be subject to a postage surcharge.

 

Please call our Customer Service Team on 0344 573 8400 for further information.