Black willow - Plant
Common name: Ceylon Homalium, Kalladamba, liyan, mukki,Salix nigra
Color: black willow
Bloom time: March to April
Height: 30.00 to 60.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow easy to grow easy to grow
Planting & Care
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Sunlight: Full sun to part shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Water: Medium to wet
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer
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Black willow is generally not recommended for use as a specimen in residential landscapes because of its susceptibility to breakage, potential insect/disease problems, need for soils that never dry out, litter problems, shallow spreading root system which may seek out water/sewer pipes, and mature size potential.
- Grow in consistently moist to wet soils in full sun to part shade.
- Tolerant of flooding and silting.
- Shallow, spreading root system is good for stabilizing soils and makes the tree an effective selection for erosion control.
- Soils should not be allowed to dry out.
- Prefers full sun.
- Avoid full shade.
Susceptible to blights, powdery mildew, leaf spots, crown gall and cankers. Trees may be visited by certain insect pests including tent caterpillars, willow sawfly, leaf beetles, aphids, and stem/twig borers.
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