Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki'
Common name: 
Dapple Willow
Pronunciation: 
SA-liks in-TEG-ra
Family: 
Salicaceae
Genus: 
Synonyms: 
'Albomaculata’
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Broadleaf deciduous shrub, to 10 ft (3 m) tall and possibly greater width, but can be kept much smaller.  Salmon pink stems.  Leaves opposite (and sub-opposite), simple, variegated, new leaves pink, white with green, in summer becoming green blotched with white.
  • Partial sun.  Cut back in winter to encourage shoot growth.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 4      Introduced from Japan in 1979 by the Dutch botanist Harry van de Laar.
  • Oregon State Univ. campus: small garden at the SE entrance to Ag. & Life Sciences (ALS)
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