Lindley mini creeping willow Zone 4-7 (Zone 8 if sited in cool shade).The Lindley mini willow from the high mountains of China has small shiny leaves and tiny red catkins which change to black. Will reach about 3 inches high on creeping stems. Or for weeping willow effect, stake up to allow to weep down. Catkin branches can be dried to make mini bouquets. Excellent for troughs, mini bogs, rock gardens and all small scale scenes. Needs a cool gritty soil, constant moisture and protection from hot overhead sun. Shipping size 4 inch container with trailing stems.