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Salix 'Coire Kander'

Salix 'Coire Kander' is an beautiful dwarf willow that we were given, and which has done very well in the garden. It makes a neat shrub, not spreading laterally, with small, softly hairy leaves, and silvery catkins in spring. It was found in Coire Kander in the southern Cairngorm mountains in Scotland, and is probably a hybrid, perhaps of Salix lanata and some as yet unidentified species. It has the collection reference CK 8/95.

Lovely dwarf willow with softly hairy grey-green leaves and silvery catkins.

PLANT SPECIFICS
Quantity 3 litre pot
Width 25cm
Height 25cm
Family Salicaceae
Flowering Catkins in spring
Habitat detail sun or partial shade
Garden habitat Open sunny
Soil humus rich soil
Plant category Shrub
Height range 20 - 60 cm

Code

S84-3
3 litre pot
Salix 'Coire Kander'
Salix 'Coire Kander'
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