Niobe Weeping Willow
- SKU: 70042
- For each offer ordered, get 1 bareroot plant
- Zones: 2 - 9 (-50° F.).
- Height: 40 - 50 feet.
- Light Required: Full sun.
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Niobe Weeping Willow
- Unit of Measure1 bareroot plant
- FormDeciduous. Weeeping.
- LightFull sun.
- Height40 - 50 feet.
- Spread40 - 60 feet.
- Spacing40 - 60 feet.
- Zones2 - 9 (-50° F.).
- FoliageSoft green foliage. Both leaves and bark turn gold in Fall.
- Flower FormNot showy (catkins).
- FruitNot showy.
- Soil RequirementsMoist soil.
- Growth RateFast growth rate, uo to 3 to 4 feet per year.
- PruningSee pruning data sheet above.
- CommentsPrefers moist soil. If soil is heavy clay, add 1/3 peat moss to planting hole. Plant at same depth as at nursery. Growth: 15 plus inches per year. Broad, rounded top. Grows fast. Very graceful appearance. Wood is brittle. Soil pH: 6.0 - 6.7. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
- Botanical NameSalix alba 'Tristis'
- HeaderGraceful, Drooping Branches
- DepthPlant so the stain on the trunk is at soil level. Water thoroughly after planting.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.