A vigorous, small tree with golden brown branches and twisted scarlet red stems spiraling upwards. The red color intensifies after the first frost. In zone 7-8 the twigs are more reddish brown. Leaves are somewhat curled. A form of corkscrew willow, the decorative cut branches are used in floral arrangements. ‘Scarlet Curls’ likes full sun and adapts to a wide range of soil types.
Mature size is 30 ft tall/15-20 ft wide
Hardy in zones 5-8