Winter is a good time to think about installing a willow "fedge", so-called because it is made from living plants, so it's a hedge: but it can be used like a…
Prune back to 30cms every winter to encourage silvery new growth.
You can propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer, by hardwood cuttings in the winter, by seed, or by layering.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Aphids, caterpillars, leaf beetles, sawflies, willow anthracnose diseases, honey fungus and rust.