Water Willow

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Reviews (2)

  • 5

    Posted by Tim Jenkins on Mar 15 , 2018

    So glad I ordered this! So happy with it!

  • 5

    Posted by Dennis Moran on Mar 15 , 2018

    Love the lilac! Just beautiful!

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Shipping Information

We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We guarantee your plants to be in excellent condition and arrive alive. If you have any problems with your order, please contact us via email (do not call us, email us with pictures) and state the problem and photos of the problem along with your order # to customerservice@tennesseewholesalenursery.com within 24 hours of order receival. No exceptions to this warranty so please, if you have any problems, we must receive an email within 24 hours of delivery.


Water willows or Justicia Americana's are aquatic flowers commonly found in North America.

Water willows are often used as food by ducks, fish, deer, reptiles and other similar animals in the wild. These plants are considered a perennial because it can live up to two years or longer compared to most plants that are seasonal. Water willows produce underground stems called slender rhizomes that allow them to grow large colonies. Since this plant lives more extended than most plants similar in size, they can sustain their colonies for more extended periods. These colonies can grow over a thousand square feet; found in large ribbons around the waterfront or shorelines of lakes and streams; these often appear as mats due to there dense roots. This plant located on the outskirts of the United States in places like Vermont to Texas;  also found in Canada on the northern parts of Quebec and Ontario; mainly found in the Mid-West to the East coast. Water willows often grow in shallow waters on the sides of rivers and streams where the land riffles. These plants must stay in the moist or wet soil; These plants grow best in sunny to partially sunny areas; They can thrive in USDA Zone 3a to 10b depending on the temperature. Water willows alone can grow any time of year except winter. This plant can grow 2 to 4 ft tall. Often, though the Water willows can grow most of the year, they bloom flowers from May to October or June to September depending on the location, Water Willows often grow white flowers with purple inner trim. Their flowers grow about a ½ inch in diameter and branch from long thin stems. Water willows are part of the Acanthus family which contains more than two thousand related species. This family ranges from herbs to small trees and bushes.

Water Willow is a perennial that can grow in a variety of soil conditions. It grows well in any soil but does the best in wet.

It will thrive up to four feet tall when fully mature. It will need a full sunlight environment to survive and will bloom during the summer months of the year. The flowers are combinations of purple and violets that make it stand out in your landscape. This plant is also perfect for helping prevent and deal with soil erosion problems in your yard.

Water Willow Ships As – Bareroot Plant

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