TREE SIZE: 2-year-old tree, approximately 4 to 6 feet tall
USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9
HEIGHT: Grows to a mature height of 40-70 feet at a moderate rate of 1-2 feet per year.
This tree is often used for holding back stream banks and keeping erosion in check. Produces catkins in April and May. It is a hardy tree with the ability to grow in all types of soils