Black Willow Live Stakes

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  • 5
    Black Willow Live Stakes

    Posted by Wade Bedwell on Aug 30, 2019

    These look great in our yard.

  • 5
    Black Willow Live Stakes

    Posted by Patricia Kilgore on Aug 30, 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to our yard.

  • 5
    Black Willow Live Stakes

    Posted by Kim Fassio on Aug 29, 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to my property. Looks great where I planted it.

  • 5
    Black Willow Live Stakes

    Posted by Lisa Ownesby on Aug 28, 2019

    This looks great planted around our pond.

  • 5
    Packaged Well

    Posted by justice smart on Mar 05, 2018

    I had no problem out of the packaging with this plant. The plant came in unbroken and unharmed.

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Shipping Information

We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.


Black Willow Live Stakes will Look Great Around Any Home

When it comes to trees, the Black willow will require some time and effort to maintain. However, it is one of the more durable trees around. Its pointed green leaves distinguish the tree. However, it comes in some different sizes. The size of this tree can range from 7 feet to 25 feet tall. This tree is best in hardy zones 3 through 9. As long as you have quality soil, adequate sunlight, and feeding and watering it regularly, it will be just beautiful. Due to its size, you will need to grow the tree outdoors in grass fields and large yards. The scientific name for this unique tree is Salix nigra.

Black Willow Live Stakes are sometimes referred to as Salix nigra, Swamp Willow, or Weeping Willow

The black willow tree is the most abundant willow species in the world.

The tree is usually found near wetlands in eastern parts of the United States. The average tree grows at the height of 50 to 65 feet tall. Off of a single trunk are multiple stems. Black Willow Live Stakes often leans as the tree grows. The slightly curved green leaves are lanced shaped and grow about 6 inches. The trees bloom dangling catskins with tiny flowers that do not have petals. The bark of the tree is dark brown, black, or gray. Growing this tree is as comfortable as breaking off a branch and planting it in the ground near water. The tree grows better in the sun but can improve in shady areas. Though the tree matures in thirty years, the species is known for having a short life expectancy. The wood has no odor or taste and has been used as a tonic to cleanse the blood. Many things are made from this tree because the wood is light and flexible. Some furniture parts and artificial limbs are made from this tree.

Often used as lumber for shipping boxes, the Black Willow tree, or Salix Nigra to give the tree its Latin name has become a favorite tree for those looking to put large pieces of land to good use in a bid to make a profit on their property. One of the most impressive aspects of the Black Willow is the broad range of hardiness zones the tree can be planted across the U.S. It's classed as native to eastern North America, and the Black Willow can be found from Southern Ontario through regions of Florida and Texas. The Black Willow is a medium-sized tree that can grow to a range of sizes from just over 30 feet to around 100 feet; alternating leaf sizes and shapes add interest in the form of long and thin to short and broad leaves.

Black Willow Live Stakes have a wide range of uses among landscapers and gardeners.

There is a range of uses for the Black Willow tree that make it a popular choice for landscaping experts and gardeners from across the U.S. who are looking to use these trees for various reasons.

Although a medium-sized tree, the Black Willow can produce a significant shade despite its beautiful texture that creates a decorative style enjoyed by many with large and medium-sized gardens where Fall leaves turn a stunning yellow. The tolerance to the water of the Black Willow has added to the number of possible uses of this deciduous tree that produces small yellow flowers each spring as new leaf growth begins. In swamp conditions, the Black Willow has become a popular option for those landscape professionals looking into the reconstruction of different areas of swampland that can encourage the return of bees, elk, and deer to native regions.

 This tree will thrive in moist and poorly drained soil conditions. It can grow just about anywhere; The Black Willow can stand out among others because of its massive height and width. They require little maintenance and are easy to take care of.

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