Weeping Willow

Salix babylonica

This medium-sized deciduous tree is native to China, but has been planted in North America for its beautiful form and golden autumn leaves. Trees grow up to 25 m tall and produce narrow, light green, 4-16 cm long, spirally-arranged leaves that are held on branches until late fall.
Habitat:
Along streams, lakes, and ponds.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, growing 15-25 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Spring.
Presence in US:
AK AL AR AZ CA CO CT DC DE FL GA IA IL KY LA MA MD ME MO NC NH NJ NY OH OR PA SC TN TX VA VT WI WV WY
Presence in Canada:
BC , NS, ON , PE, QC