Japanese dappled willow (Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki') - shrub form

USDA Hardiness Zones

USDA hardiness zones
Japanese dappled willow
Japanese dappled willow Japanese dappled willow
Japanese dappled willow (Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki')
Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 4b
Mature Height Mature Height
5 to 8 feet
Mature Spread Mature Spread
5 to 8 feet
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Sun Sun
Full Sun or Partial Shade
Moisture Moisture
Wet soil, poor drainage (also tolerant to moist soil, well-drained)
Fall Color Fall Color
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
Flower Flower
Fruit Fruit
Evergreen Evergreen
Native to WI Native to WI
Additional Information Additional Information
oval to rounded form; 5-8’ tall and wide; fast grower; light green, pink, and white new leaves; turns green in heat of summer; shear to encourage new growth in summer; pinkish stems; full sun to partial shade; adaptable to most soils and pH; prefers moist, well-drained soil but is tolerant to wet soil; urban tolerant; susceptible to leaf feeding insects and leaf spot; native to Asia; hardy to zone 4b

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site: https://hort.uwex.edu/
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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