Can Salix Germinate Underwater?

Salix seeds germinate on top of wet or moist soil; they do not germinate underwater. Salix seeds germinate within 24 hours of falling off the willow tree. Keep the planting area moist until the seedlings develop branches.

Keywords: planting willow trees, growing salix trees, propagating salix seeds

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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.