How To Make A Willow Wigwam Plant Support…for Free!

Place a tyre on the ground. This acts as a guide to the size of the wigwam. Insert poles of Willow, Hazel or Ash into the ground around the tyre…it helps if the ground is soft! Tie the poles together at the top, string will do, but I use a few thin ‘whips’ of Willow! Now, you can begin weaving… Starting with a long stem of Willow, begin to weave in and out between the poles. Each strip woven in will begin to strengthen the support. You can experiment with different weaves, but working with 2 lengths at a time,…