Native Plant Encyclopedia

  Prairie WillowSalix humilis  

  Recommended Planting Range



Prairie willow is a low shrub that grows in dry sand prairies, and in sandy pine forests. In fact, it is the only willow that specializes in dry habitats. It will spread slowly, and form small clumps. It is good in mixtures of prairie grasses and wildflowers.

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