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Corkscrew Willow (Salix Matsudana ‘Tortuosa’) Shrubs & Trees

Latin: Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’ Zones: 5-8 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… Read more »

Weeping Willow (Salix babylonica)

Latin: Salix babylonica Zones: 6-8 Other common names: Weeping Willow, Babylon Willow Mature Height: 65 – 85 ft. Soil / Climate: Tolerates a variety of soils and climates. Can handle full sun or partial shade. Notes: Native to dry areas of northern China. Fast grower, but short-lived <75 years. Foliage turns yellow in the fall…. Read more »