Weeping-willow sentence example
Deer, rabbits, and other animals will browse on weeping willow.
The white willow is a great favourite, while the drooping habit of the weeping willow renders it very attractive.
The weeping-willow, myrtle, elm, cypress and eucalyptus are also used in the gardens and plantations.
There is a weeping willow in the back garden, which is taking over the garden.
The weeping willow is a magnificent and distinctive tree!Advertisement
Legend says that the poet Alexander Pope was responsible for the presence of the weeping willow in England.
He begged a twig from a basket sent to Lady Suffolk, and when it rooted, a weeping willow was the result.
That's a lovely story, but it is more likely that that the weeping willow was brought to England in 1748 by Mr. Vernon, who planted a tree from the Euphrates at his home, Twickenham Park.
The weeping willow is easily recognized by its distinctive long, graceful branches that sweep toward the ground.
The weeping willow will grow in acid or alkaline soils with any textures from sand to loam to clay.Advertisement
Mimosa and the wild wilge-boom (Salix capensis) are the common trees on the banks and rivers, while the weeping willow is frequent round the farmsteads.
P. euphratica, believed to be the weeping willow of the Scriptures,.