How long does it take for willow cuttings to root?
Jun 17, PRUNING A BUSH FORM SALIX INTEGRA HAKURO-NISHIKI Early spring, at the beginning of March, is the best time to prune. Assuming you plant the shrub in autumn, don't prune in the following spring, wait until the spring after that (roughly 18 months after planting) to allow it to establish a good root and branch system.
Why is my flamingo going brown?
Jan 29, You can prune it into a short shrub, allow it to grow to its full height or select something in between. Let your overall landscape plan be your guide. As you shape and trim a dappled willow, maintain its graceful natural shape, upright and slightly rounded.
Use loppers and/or pruning shears to thin overly long branches and head back terminal growth. Oct 01, I think your Salix 'Flamingo' will have been grafted on to a different Salix rootstock at 'standard' height.
I would prune out the thicker stems to the height of the graft union and let new growth start again from there.
The rootstock gives the vigour to the scion (stumpcutting.bargo). I would prune out the thicker stems to the height of the graft union and let new growth start again from there. A gardener's work is never at an end - (John Evelyn ).