WHITE WILLOW

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WHITE WILLOW suitable for counties:
ALASKA: All counties
COLORADO: El Paso, Jefferson, Montezuma, Routt, Weld
CALIFORNIA: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Orange, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yolo, Yuba
ARIZONA: Apache, Coconino, Navajo
ARKANSAS: All counties
GEORGIA: Habersham, Rabun
DELAWARE: New Castle, Sussex
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, New Haven, New London, Windham
INDIANA: De Kalb, Fountain, Gibson, Harrison, Howard, Jay, Jefferson, Montgomery, Porter, Posey, Putnam, Switzerland, Warren, Wells
ILLINOIS: Adams, Bond, Boone, Brown, Champaign, Coles, Cook, De Witt, DuPage, Hancock, Jackson, Jefferson, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Lake, Lawrence, Macon, Mason, McHenry, Monroe, Morgan, Ogle, Peoria, Piatt, Pope, Richland, Sangamon, Vermilion, Wabash, Warren, Washington, Wayne, White, Will, Winnebago, Woodford
IDAHO: Ada, Bannock, Bonner, Canyon, Kootenai, Lemhi, Nez Perce
IOWA: Adair, Decatur, Harrison, Madison, Winneshiek
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester
LOUISIANA: All counties
KENTUCKY: Ballard, Campbell, Casey, Fayette, Franklin, Graves, Greenup, Henry, Jefferson, Kenton, Madison, Menifee, Oldham, Perry
KANSAS: Butler, Douglas, Jewell, Lyon, Ottawa
MINNESOTA: Big Stone, Clearwater, Dakota, Freeborn, Hennepin, Houston, Kandiyohi, Kittson, McLeod, Meeker, Olmsted, Otter Tail, Pipestone, Pope, Renville, Scott, Sibley, St. Louis, Stevens
MICHIGAN: Bay, Berrien, Charlevoix, Delta, Eaton, Kalamazoo, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, Oakland, Sanilac, St. Clair, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne
MAINE: Androscoggin, Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Somerset, Waldo, Washington, York
MARYLAND: All counties
NORTH DAKOTA: Eddy, Pembina, Ransom, Richland, Sargent, Walsh
NORTH CAROLINA: Haywood, Macon, Mitchell, Orange, Polk, Wake
MONTANA: Deer Lodge, Missoula, Ravalli, Yellowstone
MISSOURI: Adair, Atchison, Barton, Bates, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Cass, Clay, DeKalb, Dent, Gentry, Greene, Harrison, Iron, Jasper, Knox, Lafayette, McDonald, Mercer, Nodaway, Ralls, Schuyler, Scotland
NEW MEXICO: All counties
NEW JERSEY: Atlantic, Bergen, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Salem, Sussex
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford, Sullivan
NEBRASKA: Brown, Buffalo, Cuming, Dawes, Holt, Lancaster, Lincoln, Rock, Sioux, Thomas
PENNSYLVANIA: Adams, Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Centre, Chester, Clinton, Crawford, Erie, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lehigh, Mercer, Mifflin, Montgomery, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Snyder, Somerset, Union, Warren, Washington, York
OHIO: Adams, Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Brown, Carroll, Clinton, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Delaware, Erie, Fairfield, Franklin, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Hocking, Holmes, Jefferson, Knox, Lake, Licking, Logan, Lorain, Lucas, Mahoning, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum, Ottawa, Preble, Richland, Ross, Scioto, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas, Union, Vinton, Wayne
NEW YORK: Albany, Bronx, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Erie, Genesee, Kings, Madison, Monroe, Nassau, Oneida, Onondaga, Queens, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Suffolk, Sullivan, Tompkins, Ulster, Washington, Wayne, Westchester
NEVADA: All counties
VIRGINIA: Arlington, Botetourt, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, Giles, Hanover, James City, King George, Loudoun, Montgomery, Page, Prince William, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Russell, Shenandoah, Stafford, Wise
TENNESSEE: Franklin, Knox, Polk, Sevier, Williamson
SOUTH DAKOTA: Butte, Custer, Lawrence, Meade, Minnehaha, Pennington
RHODE ISLAND: Bristol, Kent, Providence
WEST VIRGINIA: Berkeley, Hampshire, Hardy, Marshall, Mineral, Monongalia, Morgan, Raleigh, Summers, Tucker, Wayne, Wirt
WISCONSIN: All counties
WASHINGTON: King, Whatcom, Yakima
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Chittenden, Franklin, Grand Isle, Orange, Rutland, Washington, Windham, Windsor
WYOMING: Big Horn, Fremont, Sheridan, Teton

White willow belongs to family of salicaceae plants, its species name is alba. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. White willow has green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. White willow booms in early spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. White willow is a fast growing plant, a mature White willow can grow up to 70 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 70
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 100
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Early Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Early Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Spring
Fruit/Seed Period End : Spring Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : No
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : - -
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Low
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Slow

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : Low
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Medium
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : Yes Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : White
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 45
Height, Mature (feet) : 70 Known Allelopath : Yes
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : High
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 100
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : High
pH (Minimum) : 4.5 pH (Maximum) : 7.8
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 300 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 300
Precipitation (Minimum) : 90 Precipitation (Maximum) : 90
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 24 Salinity Tolerance : Medium
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33

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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. Chermesina. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. Chermesina. United States, ND.
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W.W. Ashe.. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. Vitellina. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. Vitellina. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. Vitellina. United States, ND.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 595. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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