White willow

White willow

Salicaceae / Salix alba – White willow

Tree description

Willow trees love water, and when they get it grow really fast. A new twig can grow more than 20 leaves long, and it can even grow multiple generations in a single year. This willow is called white willow because the bottom of its leaves are covered with tiny hairs, shading the tree a whitish, pale green appearance.


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