‘Dwarf Blue Leaf Arctic Willow’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 4′ H X 5′ W
Bloom Time: No Flowers
Description: A beautiful and popular garden shrub with fine foliage, fine whip-like branches and a consistent, rounded habit of growth; quite hardy, takes pruning well; use for its form and texture to create interest in the garden.
Ornamental Features: Bluish-green foliage throughout the season. Leaves turn yellow in fall. The smooth bark and deep purple branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Best pruned in late winter. Excellent screen specimen. Great as a clipped hedge.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)