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Salix Babylonica

Botanical Name:

Salix babylonica

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Plant Type

Trees, Tree

Lifespan

Woody

Flower

.8 inch long catkins that are .15 inch thick. Not showy.

Fruit

A capsule that releases many tiny, down-covered seeds.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Pollinators

Specialized Bees

Taxonomy

Order

Salicales

Family

Salicaceae

Genus

Salix

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