Salix integra ‘Hakuro Nishiki’.
Hakuro-nishiki Dappled Willow
- Main interest:
- pale dappled pink and green spring foliage, red winter stems
- Soil & Exposure:
- full sun to partial shade, medium to wet soil
- yellow, March to April
- variegated pink and green, deciduous
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 5: -28.9 °C (-20 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 6 ft (1.8 m) width: 7 ft (2.1 m)
Native to Eastern Asia, Dappled Willow has dappled pale pink and green foliage, with yellow catkins blooming in March and April. Grey-green stems turn red in fall, providing winter colour. This deciduous shrub grows to 6 ft tall and 7 ft wide; a good specimen or border.