Osier bed

a place where willows are grown for basket making.

See also: Osier

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Two other streams also supplied the pool, one from the railway bridge in Quinton Road which ran through the osier bed before entering the pool, and one from the direction of Whitley Common.
Osier beds lined the flat low road in this vicinity.
The bonnet belonged to Charles Edward Flower, the brewing magnate, who pressed and cajoled the town council and eventually presented it in 1874 with a garden of reclaimed osier beds beside the Avon as a site for such a building.
It is a moment in which to escape all the cities of gloom and death for 'osier beds' and 'an interval of rest under boughs (such rest!)'.(1) Surely Dickens intends us to recall here (and perhaps forgive) that original heart-stopper that told us Nell was dead: 'There upon her little bed, she lay at rest'.