Preble - 20 inch Cutting

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Preble (Salix viminalis x (Salix sachalinensis x S. miyabeana)) is an aesthetically appealing shrub willow producing high-yields of multiple small stems. This rapid growing, disease resistant variety allows for repeat harvesting every 3 to 4 years.

In purchasing this Willow variety which is the property of The Research Foundation of State University of New York you will be required to sign an agreement restricting the export, propagation, and resale of this variety.

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USDA Hardiness Zone 4
Year Released 2001
Willow Uses Biomass
Attributes Preble (Salix viminalis x (Salix sachalinensis x S. miyabeana)) is an aesthetically appealing shrub willow producing high-yields of multiple small stems. This rapid growing, disease resistant variety allows for repeat harvesting every 3 to 4 years.
Mature Height 20-25 feet
Mature Width 3-5 foot crown spread at 3 years when grown at 6,000 plants per acre
Growth Rate Rapid growing
Conditions Adaptable to a wide range of soil and moisture conditions but tolerates wet soils better than most varieties.
Foliage Green lanceolate leaves, typically 5-6 inches long, 0.8-1 inches wide, with foliage April through November in Zone 5
Bark Blue-green when young, turning greyed-green with age; greyed-orange buds in winter
Flowering Female-sterile, Early Spring
Polination No seeds produced
Propagation Roots easily from dormant stem cuttings
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