Willow: Hakuro Nishiki

5.7 Gallon

Weeping branches display striking pink stems and buds, surrounded by foliage mottled with white, green and pink highlights. The brightly colored stems provide excellent winter interest. The foliage is variegated, meaning there are multiple colors on each leaf. Young leaves sprout as pink but turn to white and green. The stems may turn red in fall bringing surprising winter interest.


Height: 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide; maintain at 6 to 10 ft. with pruning.
Bloom Time:
Showy catkins in spring linger through fall.
Flower Attribute:
Showy Flowers
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Landscape Use:
Border, Hedge, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden
Light Needs:
Full sun, Partial sun
Special Feature:
Dramatic Foliage Color, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Fast Growing, Tolerates Road Salt
Water Needs:
Zone: 4-9