We start taking orders in October, for cuttings, and stop taking orders at the end of March 2023.
Cuttings are dormant stems 10" long, of new growth willow. To order CUTTINGS, please refer to the list below and submit an order form or email directly. Your order will be shipped during the shipping times established, and after we have received payment. As the season progresses it is possible to sellout out of some varieties, so consider ordering early in the season. Local buyers can arrange to pick up from the farm.
To contact us about dormant cuttings, basket willow by the lb. live rods for soil stabilization, willow bark, kits for domes and tunnels, please submit an email below.
October 1 - December 31
Cuttings are sold in bundles of 5
Each cutting is $2.25 and each bundle is $11.25
One variety only in each bundle
Minimum order for shipping = 4 bundles
No minimum # of bundles, for pick up from the farm
shipping - typically $26.00
Orders will be filled in order of date received as varieties are still available.
Willow harvest occurs later when the willows are fully dormant, with all leaves dropped.
Delivery of cuttings can be arranged from late Fall, through March -based on your assessment of when your planting conditions are appropriate.
Instructions for planting cuttings are included with order and embossible aluminum tags are included for each variety ordered.
Salix acutifolia 'Blue Streak'
basketry, landscape, floral, bee willow. This willow has violet- purple stems that turn to a blue chalky bloom in new growth, (this color will rub off- but if used as "green willow" will retain some of this spectacular blue antique hue on the least disturbed rods) The growing coppiced plants present with stunning color in the winter landscape, and has great potential as a winter landscape willow. A very flexible basket willow with great deep purple colour. It is not particularly productive for us, so it seems we never have enough of it. Beautiful snake like markings on the bark of older rods - use for bark harvest - extremely attractive silvery catkins -" precocious" - appearing before leaves ... so stunning as a cut flower ..and as specimen tree if not coppiced. Long and narrow leaves, somewhat weeping , bright green to yellow fall color will grow to be a small tree if not coppiced. Native of Poland, Russia, parts of east Asia Coldest zone: 2
Salix alba 'Aurea'
landscape, ornamental tree, lime green leaves turn to bright gold when mature & in full sun, slower growing, stunning contrast with silver leaved willows, more challenging to grow from cuttings that other willows. SOLD OUT
S.acutifolia 'Blue Streak'
Salix alba 'Britzensis'
landscape, basketry, bright coral to red winter colour ( varies with winter temperature) some stems slightly branchy, good colour addition for baskets, very showy pollarded shrub - winner of Royal horticultural society Award of Garden Merit. possibly the showiest of the red willows. other horticultural sources list this as Salix fragilis ' Britzensis'
Salix alba 'Flame'
landscape, basketry, red /coral rods, lovely colour in basket Hardy to Zone 4 SOLD OUT
Salix alba 'Sangria
basketry, winter colour, egg yolk yellow fadeing to reddiship tips SOLD OUT
Salix alba 'Sericea'
landscape, basketry, living willow, silver leaves on mature plant, rods have interesting horizontal bands of yellowish brown. Will grow to small tree uncoppiced.
Salix alba 'Silver Column'
landscape, silver foliage, columned tree Hardy to Zone 3 (limited supply)
basketry, rich soft brown rods, very earthy tone in weaving, lovely to work with grown extensively in Trzceil Poland as a basket willow, not as slim as some basket willow.
Salix babylonica 'Tortuosa'
landscape, floral twisted curly stems yellowish bark - this grows to a very large weeping willow tree.
Salix caprea 'Select'
ornamental shrub, slower growing, a bee willow, silver mid sized male pussy willows, abundant and beautiful. Hardy to Zone 3
Salix cinerea 'Tricolor'
landscape, variagated leaf colour, cream and marbled pink, small shrub. Hardy to Zone 4 (not available)
Salix daphnoides ‘Oxford Violet'
ornamental, basketry, bee willow, unique turquoise toned bloom on second year rods, bloom darkens to black on older wood. Hardy to Zone 4
Salix daphnoides 'Continental Purple'
basketry, living willow, bee willow,glossy deep red purple toned stems, extraordinary veined bark, of mature rods. Grown typically for basketry but can grow to an outstanding tree with beautiful catkins. Hardy to Zone 4 SOLD OUT
Salix daphnoides 'Ovario Udine'
ornamental, bee willow - grey to green, dark red/purple stems Hardy to Zone 4
basketry - large long rods - furniture making, bee willow Hardy to Zone 4
Salix fragilis 'Belgian Red'
basketry - landscape, rich brown red rods - coppice annually to ensure control of this willow
Salix fragilis 'Hutchinsons Yellow'
landscape, basketry,living willow, wattle, stunning egg yolk yellow rods, vigorous growth, coppice annually. Hardy to Zone 3
Salix gracilistyla 'Melanostachys'
ornamental, unique black to red to yellow pussy willows- twiggy tall shrub , floral Hardy to Zone 4
Salix gracilistyla ‘Mt. Aso’
Ornamental, floral, bee willow, hot pink pussy willows, extraordinary color basketry.Hardy to Zone 4
Salix gracilistyla ‘Winter Glory’
ornamental, floral, bee willow,large prolific soft grey pussy willows, basket willow- coarse
Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki'
ornamental, basket willow, beautiful pink, white, green varigated leaves, the new young rods are a lovely red color and very flexible, Hardy to Zone 4 SOLD OUT
ornamental, bluestems lavender white in field, basketry,
living willow, heavier than Koriyanagi Rubikins, tall vigorous
Salix koriyanagi 'Rubikins'
basket willow with reddish tips, beautiful in the field,very responsive to wind ( small delicate red pussy willows on top portion of rods) very flexible and tall willow
Salix leucopithecia 'Rabbit's Foot'
ornamental, bee willow, living willow, coarse basketry, vigorous long 12 ft. rods, with a multitude of unique paw shaped silver pussy willows. There is hardly a way to describe how opulent and beautiful these 2" silvered rabbit paw willow flowers are, full on opulence - made for hotel lobbys, and happy homes.
landscape, magnolia shaped leaves, very long catkins (m) Not Available
living willow, wattle fencing, coarse basketry when coppiced. Coppiced rods brown, Can grow to medium - large sized tree.Love the slight slight wave in new and mature rods on this extremely vigorous willow. pest resistance - used to develop hybrid biomass willow-can be used as screen or windbreak. Leafs out earlier than any other variety in my field. Hardy to Zone 4
Salix miyabeana 'SX64'
biomass willow, wattle fencing, privacy hedges,very fast growing willow, lovely varied coloured new rods( reds, yellows green brown. Zones 4-6
Salix myrsinifolia 'Blackskin'
basketry, landscape, floral stem colour, unusual oval leaves, and shining dark rods, a lovely coppiced plant for the garden, tolerates poor soil and some shade. Hardy to Zone 3
Salix purpurea's ... Common name Purple willow...all good choices for weaving ...all considered deer resistant -
Salix purpurea '187'
basketry, long thin very straight green rods 8-10 ft. rods. Best as coppiced plant. Hardy to zone 3
Salix purpurea' X Americana'
coarse basketry, living willow, wattle fencing, bright apple green willow, perfect for large projects, supple productive willow
Salix purpurea 'Dicky Meadows
basketry, fine rods evenly slender, very flexible, dries light brown 8-10 ft. light living willow work male zone 3.
Salix purpurea 'Eugene'
coarse basketry, living willow, wattle fencing - soil conservation -purple to red small catkins - male- zone 3
Salix purpurea 'Fish Creek'
Biomass, wattle fencing, coarse basketry developed as a biomass cultivar, can grow 15-20 ft. 3-5 foot crown in 3 yrs., is a very unique
apple green colour.
Salix purpurea 'Frances Red'
basketry, flexible slender rod, favored weaver, dries grey.
Salix purpurea 'Goldstones'
basketry, erosion control ( root mass dense) slender golden light coloured rods, bee willow, small grey catkins- zone 3.
Salix purpurea 'Green Dicks'
basketry, tall slender willow reddish rods turning pale green in winter, zone 3.
Salix purpurea 'Irette'
basketry, living willow, wattle, erosion control ( root mass dense) very slender light colored rods, great choice for weaving.. bee willow, small grey catkins- zone 3
Salix purpurea 'Koch Brown'
basketry, very productive willow, lovely light brown in the field.
Salix purpurea ssp.Lambertiana
coarse basketry, living willow, wattle fencing, vigorous willow, tall, but good for weaving zone 3
Salix purpurea 'Leicestershire Dicks'
fine basketry, slender rods reddish brown stems.
Salix purpurea 'Light Dicks'
fine basketry, pale reddish brown - drys darker - contrasting name
Salix purpurea 'Nana'
landscape, fine basketry, very fine rods, reddish brown, neat contained rounded small to medium shrub, zone 2/ 3
Salix purpurea 'Oka'
basketry, old french basketry willow, slender Hardy to Zone 4
Salix purpurea 'Packing Twine'
fine basketry, long slender rods, Irish variety, dries a green to brown, zone 3
Salix purpurea 'Purple Dicks'
basketry, green with slight purple tone in field,
Salix Scarlet Curls
landscape columnar growing red stemmed curly willowSOLD OUT
Salix sepulcralis 'Erythroflexuosa'
landscape, floral, rich red twisted rods,lovely vigorous variety of curly willow -
Salix 365 ' Showtime'
landscape, floral, extremely generous producer of beautiful pussy willows - a biomass willow if not grown for catkins. Hardy to Zone 3 SOLD OUT
Salix triandra 'Black Maul'
fine basketry, dark brown rods, very striking dark look in the field, underutilized as a will grow to mid-sized shrub with exfoliating bark, much under utilized as garden small tree or shrub, deer resistant. Hardy to Zone 3
Salix udensis 'Sekka'
landscape, floral, fasciated scroll like rods seem like polished mahogany wood, tiny delicate silver pussy willow cover fan like rods, absolutely stunning growing as large shrub around water- the dragon willow. Hardy to Zone 4+
Salix viminalis 'Superba'
coarse basketry, living willow, beautiful flexible willow, gorgeous felted type pussy willows along top third of rods.Hardy to Zone 3
BEE WILLOWS - SPECIAL COLLECTION- to encourage pollinators
For local pickup only at this time - 1 bundle of 5 - of different types of willows that produce early catkins. Varies with supply-but could include S. gracilistyla Mt. Aso, S. Viminalis , S. Caprea, S.koriyanagi Rubikins S. Lucinda & /or other early catkin producers.
For inquiries about other products please send us an email.