Cutting (Height: 14")
Growth Rate: very fast (36" or more per year) Height: 30-40' / Spread: 20-30'
ph levels: 5-7.5 Soil: wet to well drained
Sun: full sun Tolerate: Deer, drought and occasional flooding
Fall Color: yellow
Uses: Good for stream-side plantings, erosion control, and hedges; will rapidly establish windbreaks and cover for wildlife. Host plant for Viceroy butterfly..
Planting Instructions: Cuttings should be planted in the ground with 1 to 2 sets of buds remaining above ground pointing up. Cuttings are approximately 14" and will be oriented the same direction in the bag. For best results poke holes in bag and soak cuttings for 24 hours before planting.