Marginals - Pond Plants

Goat Willow Trees - Salix caprea

The Pussy Willow (Salix caprea) tree is a beautiful willow tree being one the prettiest of the willow tree family. Also known as the Goat Willow, growing up to 10m, the tree tolerates drier conditions than other willows and is often found on the edges of woodland and along hedgerows.

An excellent tree for planting around ponds in gardens and well known for its pretty catkins in early spring lonf before the leaves.

The current height of these trees is approximately 10-20cm and they can be planted out all year round.

The male form is RHS Perfect for Pollinators in Spring.

  • Plant in dry, wet, open and sheltered sites
  • Likes most soils
  • Small pretty garden tree
  • Native to the British Isles



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