Water willow

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Wa´ter wil`low

1.(Bot.) An American aquatic plant (Dianthera Americana) with long willowlike leaves, and spikes of small purplish flowers.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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With finalists' weights zeroed for day two, Prince found that flipping water willow in 4 to 6 feet produced best, so he stuck with a green pumpkin Bass Assassin Pure Craw Texas-rigged on a 4/0 Owner Jungle flipping hook with a 1/2-ounce tungsten weight.
Annora Brown, Water Willow Herb, 1959, watercolour and casein, Glenbow Museum, 59.17.33
Species such as the Water Willow, rare in the Niagara Frontier Region, and which were lost on Goat Island, have the potential to re-establish themselves naturally if upstream vegetation is not destroyed at Jayne Park.