Document Library: Root Systems

An index to our poplar and willow documentation

Root excavation of Salix matsudana × alba ‘Moutere’ willow on the Hutt River 2018

Ian McIvor (Plant & Food Research) and Mike Jensen (Greater Wellington Regional Council)

Root excavation of Salix matsudana × alba ‘Moutere’ willow on the Hutt River, Wellington, New Zealand and on the Rangitikei River, Ohakea, New Zealand

Topics: Erosion Control; Rivers; Root Systems; Willow Information;

Document Type: Publications;

Early root development in 'Tangoio' tree willow planted as poles

McIvor I, Jones T, Ward R

Several studies have reported on root development of poplars of various ages growing on pastoral slopes but little is known of root development of willows grown on pastoral hillslopes. This report presents new information about root development in willow trees grown from poles.

Topics: Erosion Control; Root Systems; Willow Information;

Document Type: Publications;

The use of willows in the rivers of the Bay of Plenty region, New Zealand

Tony Dunlop (Bay of Plenty Regional Council) & Gary Williams (Waterscape)

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Erosion Control; Rivers; Root Systems;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;