Flamingo Willow

picture of flamingo willowSalix integra 'Flamingo'

Family:
Salicaceae

Lifecycle:
Perennial

Native or Introduced:
Introduced

Nutrient Removal Rating:
Low

Wildlife Value:
Low

Invasiveness:
Low

Rooted or Floating:
Rooted

Site Requirements:
Full sun to part shade

Maximum Water Depth:
12 inches

Plant Description:
Flamingo willow is a deciduous, woody, semi-aquatic shrub that grows to be 4-6 feet tall. This plant grows rapidly. Foliage is green with white variegation. New foliage growth is pink.

Flamingo willow was introduced to the landscape trade because of its striking variegated foliage and pink new growth characteristics.