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Is it grafted? If it is you may get what it's been grafted onto.
Is it one of the lollipop-type standards? If so it will have been grafted so shoots coming from the base will be suckers and should be removed.
But most salix root easily in damp soil - if you want to propagate the pretty growth then a few twigs stuck into the ground in a quiet corner of the garden will be likely to root. Remember where they are!
You should be able to take cuttings from it. Often these are sold on their own rootstock anyway as normal shrubs. I will try some myself later but I am confident
(cuttings from the grafted/top of the plant. Any suckers will simply re-produce the rootstock)
I presume that they're grafted onto a salix that will give a quickly growing sturdy straight stem for the standard.
On it's own roots Salix integra hakuru nishiki grows as a dwarf bush.
........and, as a bush on its own rootstock it's a lovely plant for partial shade.
I prefer them like that Verdun - not overkeen on them as a standard myself.
Will I get thrown out if I say I don't like these short of chlorophyll, sick looking mutants?
Then it's perfect for you Happycottontail
There are only a few variegated plants I really like (sorry Verdun ), and like Nut I'm not keen on the pink and white salix, but if I had to have one I'd prefer the bush to the standard - but it takes all sorts to make a world and it's a good job we're not all alike.