Plant Care Boyd's Willow

Boyd's Willow

2.0 out of 5 (1 experiences)

Taxonomy

Salix x sibyllina
Salix
Salicaceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Boyd's Willow

Water

How often to water your Boyd's Willow

Water needs for Boyd's Willow
0.5 cups
every 9

Boyd's Willow needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Boyd's Willow

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Boyd's Willow in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Boyd's Willow: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Boyd's Willow love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Boyd's Willow does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Boyd's Willow

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Boyd's Willow: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Boyd's Willow after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Boyd's Willow is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Boyd's Willow

Boyd's Willow

Boyd's Willow


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Jennis avatar
@Jennis
leaf-1 51 Plants
xp 3,165 XP
globe Portland, OR
05/24/2021

Ummm unsure what it wants, but I don’t think it is me. Really cool tiny shrub from Scotland. Seemed promising but he seems to be dying. Not a lot of info on the internet about this type of plant, so he will offer unknown adventures for the willing!

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