Latin: Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’
Other common names: Corkscrew willow, Peking willow, tortured willow, Hankow willow, curly willow, dragon’s claw willow, globe willow
Mature Height: 20-40 ft
Soil / Climate: Tolerates a variety of soils and climates. Can handle full sun or partial shade.
Notes: Native to China. Often used in bonsai. Twisted, curled branches are popular for decoration and floral arrangements. Fast grower.
Cold Stream Farm supplies Corkscrew willow trees which are grown as bare root seedlings and transplants and sold both wholesale and retail with no minimum order.
Additional information on Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’ can be found on the link: USDA / NRCS PLANTS Database.