These willow cuttings are suitable for basket making and are listed from small to large growth:
Petite Grisette - Triandra
A small, fine, strong and dense willow suitable for making smaller baskets. Grows to 5/6 feet in a season. Very slender and elegant, useful for fitching.
Dries to a deep mahogany colour.
Dickie Meadows - Purpurea
A slightly larger willow than Petite Grisette but still very slender and strong. Grows to 6/7 feet in a year. Suitable for medium sized baskets.
Extremely straight and good for smal to medium stakes as well as for weaving. Dries to a beautiful green grey colour.
Helix - Purpurea
Very similar to Dickie Meadows but grows to 7/8/feet in a year and is larger in diameter and so useful for slightly larger baskets.
Dries to a silvery grey colour.
Norfolk - Viminalis
A stout and vigorous willow growing to 7/8 feet in a yea. Good straight rod so suitable for medium to large sized baskets as stakes or weavers.
Dries to a chesnut/olive colour.
Zwarte Drie Bast - Triandra
A very large and robust willow growing to 8/9 feet in a year with a large diameter. Good for stakes and weaving of larger basket such as log or storage.
Dries to a deep dark brown.
The 5 varieties of cuttings are available in multiples of 50 at a cost of £22.50. They will be available until the beginning of March.
Postage for 50 will be £4.00 and as these are cut to order please allow 1 week from order to delivery.
If you would like to place an order or need any further information then please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01568 615079