Story: Trees in the rural landscape

Moutere willow

Moutere willow

Moutere willow is a willow hybrid that has blue–green foliage. It is best suited to damp gullies, as it requires moisture year round. It is often grown where farmers want to stabilise hill slopes and gullies.

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Hawke's Bay Regional Council
Photograph by Peter Manson

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Trees in the rural landscape - Poplars and willows', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 November 2017)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008