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Black Willow, or Salix Nigra, will grow to be between twenty to thirty feet tall and just as wide when it reaches maturity. Best grown in climate zones three through nine, this tree, will appreciate soils that are moist and poorly drained. It is versatile and can grow in either a full sunlight or partially shaded area of the yard. The foliage on this tree is large and spear shaped and will be a lovely green shade during the warmer times of the year. Also, this tree will put on a show of yellow foliage during the fall season.