almond willow

noun

Definition of almond willow

  1. 1 :  an Old World willow (Salix amygdalina) that has light green leaves and is cultivated for use in basketry —called also black Hollander

  2. 2 :  peachleaf willow

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Circa 1763

First Known Use of almond willow

circa 1763


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