Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil. Salix x rubra 'Eugenei' enjoys damp or wet soils.
Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
Habit: Large branching shrub or small tree if left unpruned.
Height: 4 m (13 ft) or up to 2 m (6 ft) if coppiced yearly.
Spread: 4 m (13 ft) or 2 m (5 ft) if coppiced yearly.
Notes: This plant is a hybrid between Salix purpurea and Salix viminalis.