The Trees at Keele

Silver Willow  Salix alba 'Argentea'

Silver Willow 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.