crack willow


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Related to crack willow: Grey Willow, goat willow, basket willow

crack willow

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1. (Plants) a species of commonly grown willow, Salix fragilis, with branches that snap easily
2. (Plants) any of various related willows
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Noun1.crack willow - large willow tree with stiff branches that are easily brokencrack willow - large willow tree with stiff branches that are easily broken
genus Salix, Salix - a large and widespread genus varying in size from small shrubs to large trees: willows
willow, willow tree - any of numerous deciduous trees and shrubs of the genus Salix
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The news has been greeted with a mixture of anger and astonishment as Y Morfa is popular with walkers and home to water voles, rare species of birds, such as Sedge and Grasshopper Warblers, as well as flora and fauna like Crack Willow and Yellow Iris.
Trees include oak, ash, sycamore, alder, crack willow, goat willow and birch.