CHECK CARE INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR BIO REGION. NOTES HERE ARE FOR THE PACIFIC NORTH WEST.
May, June, July, August:
Watch for insect burrowing.
Trim diseased stalks.
Remove infested clippings from site.
November, December, January:
Prune in dormancy.
when dormant clippings can be harvested for basketry.
Harvest the bark of spring pruning clippings for weaving.
Crack! Use willow whips (young tree growth) and bark from spring clippings.
How to identifying green willow.
Europe and Western and Central Asia.
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