Salix scouleriana Scouler's Willow

  • Salix scouleriana,  Scouler's Willow
  • Plant type
    • Deciduous TreeDeciduous Shrub
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
    • Part Shade
  • Soil conditions
    • Dry
    • Some Moisture
    • Moist & Well-Drained
  • Upland/wetland ratings
    • FAC-Found in wetland and upland
  • Yearly Height, Width
    • 3 ft., 2 ft.
  • Ten Year Height, Width
    • 15 ft., 12 ft.
  • Matured Height, Width
    • 30 ft., 30 ft.
 

Rapidly growing large shrub or small tree growing to 30 ft. Good winter browse for deer and moose. Light grey bark. Often crosses with other willows making it harder to identify in the wild. Be careful to keep it from septic or drain lines since the roots can be invasive.

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