Salix sericea, Silky Willow 24″ Live Stake


3000 in stock

Item #: S7LS24

50 or more $1.60 each
300 or more $1.50 each

1,000 or more $1.40 each 

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Aquatic animal habitat support:
Attractive Flowers:
Average to moist soil:
Clay Soil – High clay content, fine texture:
Erosion Control:
FACW – Usually occur in wetlands, but may occur in non-wetlands:
Flood Tolerant:
Full – Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
Game Birds:
High Wildlife Value:
Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
Moist Soil:
Native to Coastal Regions:
Native To Mountain Regions:
Native to Piedmont Regions:
OBL – Almost always occur in wetlands:
Occasionally wet soil (non-tidal):
Part Sun – Part Shade :
Saline tolerant:
Salt Tolerant:
Sandy soil, coarse texture:
Small Mammals:
Wet soil (Tidal):
Full Sun:

An order minimum of 50 of this size/species is required. We regret that quantities less than 50 will not be honored, accepted, or processed.

Botanic Name (s): Salix sericea
Common Name(s): Silky Willow
Mature height: 35-50′
Mature spread: 20-35′
Flower Color/ Bloom Time: Yellow / March-April
Fruit: Cone / April-May
Fall Color: Yellow
Sun Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun

Soil moisture:

  • Moist
  • Wet

Soil Ph: 6-8
Soil Type:

  • Clay Soil – High clay content, fine texture
  • Loamy Soil – Mostly silt, sand, some clay
  • Organic Soil – High level of decayed leaves, bark
  • Sandy Soil – Coarse texture

Native Habitat: Fresh tidal marshes and swamps, forested wetlands, floodplains, wet meadows, seasonally to regularly saturated or flooded

  • Streambank stabilizer
  • Spreads by suckers
  • Preferred food of ruffed grouse and pine grosbeak
  • Tolerates flooding
  • Tolerates salinity
  • Erosion Control
  • Flood Tolerant

High Wildlife Value:

  • Songbirds
  • Game Birds
  • Small Mammals
  • Waterfowl

OBL – Almost always occur in wetlands
Native to Coastal Regions
Native To Mountain Regions
Native to Piedmont Regions
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