Kilmarnock willow

Kil·​mar·​nock willow | \ (ˈ)kil¦märnək- \

Definition of Kilmarnock willow

: a small Old World willow that is a variety (Salix caprea pendula) of the great sallow with crooked pendulous branches

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History and Etymology for Kilmarnock willow

from Kilmarnock, burgh in Ayr county, Scotland

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“Kilmarnock willow.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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