The Trees at Keele
Silver Willow Salix alba 'Argentea'
A fairly common variety of White Willow recognised by its bright silver-white leaves throughout the season.
The leaves are up to 10cm long and covered with long silky-white hairs.
Location : The Wedgwood avenue by the ring-road, square N7, is planted with Silver Willows though this has undergone some pruning recently.