Dicky Meadows comes in 10"-12" cuttings. This is one of the most popular basket willows. It is a wonderfully fine willow with very even rods which are slender and very flexible. It is also very attractive as a low growing shrub with yellow rods with red tips in winter. It is bright green when fresh and dries to a mid-brown It grows around 4' to 6' in a year.
It is more versatile than many basket willows allowing its use for very fine work. This is one of our favourites for children to work with.
If left uncoppiced Dicky Meadows makes a very attractive shrub, the rods are a greenish-yellow with red tips which stand out in the winter and the rods are fine and even all the way up.