Plant Care Arctic Gray Willow

Arctic Gray Willow

Also known as

grayleaf willow, grey-leaved willow, Glaucous Willow, Gray Willow and arctic grey willow


Salix glauca

How to care for Arctic Gray Willow


How often to water your Arctic Gray Willow

Water needs for Arctic Gray Willow
0.5 cups
every 9

Arctic Gray 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Arctic Gray Willow in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Arctic Gray Willow: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Arctic Gray Willow love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Arctic Gray Willow does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Arctic Gray Willow

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Arctic Gray 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 Arctic Gray Willow after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Arctic Gray Willow

Arctic Gray Willow

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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